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Chemical industry supports continued work of safe chemical management

Chemical industry supports continued work of safe chemical management

The chemical industry has emphasised that chemicals should not be considered as part of the problem, but part of the solution, for instance in combatting climate change, increasing living standards and health and providing clean water.

Chemical manufacturing and distribution industries work together on RC/ RD

Chemical manufacturing and distribution industries work together on RC/ RD

Working in a safe and responsible way for people and planet is crucial for the chemical industry. ICTA has cooperated with the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA) through the Responsible Care and Responsible Distribution initiatives since 2009. In two recent meetings both organisations re-iterated their commitment to RC/ RD and collaboration on these matters.

UN General Assembly acknowledges importance of cooperation with distributors on IEDs

UN General Assembly acknowledges importance of cooperation with distributors on IEDs

The international community has passed a consensus UN General Assembly resolutions on countering the threats of improvised explosive devices (IEDs). These resolutions stress the importance of cooperating with the private sector and in particular distributors.