ICCA, the global voice of the chemical industry, fully supports the Paris Agreement and the ambition to achieve a climate neutral world by mid-century. The chemicals and materials manufacturers ICCA […]
Global Chemicals Industry Proposes Recommendations to Restore WTO Leadership and Strengthen Rules-Based, Multilateral Trading System
WTO Reform Paper Comes Ahead of Highly Anticipated WTO Public Forum 2021 and Twelfth WTO Ministerial Conference (13 September 2021) – The International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA), the global voice […]
On July 13, 2021, the Indian Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Department of Chemicals & Petrochemicals (DCPC), Indian Chemical Council (ICC) and International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA) convened a webinar on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS).
During the UNFCCC Asia Pacific Climate Week (6-9 July) many policymakers will debate in virtual thematic sessions the pulse of climate action in the region, explore climate challenges and opportunities, and showcase ambitious solutions. […]
Continuous improvement of environmental protection, health and safety within the company: These are the goals BASF commits to since 1992 as part of the voluntary Responsible Care® (RC) initiative of the chemical industry. At the beginning of February, the Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors, Martin Brudermüller, renewed the commitment on behalf of BASF.
ICCA and the Indian Chemical Council (ICC) completed a successful first year of the India Pilot Project. Significant capacity building and other activities were undertaken to enhance ICC’s Responsible Care® […]
While the COVID-19 pandemic has forced the necessary delay of important in person meetings, we are all finding new ways to connect and collaborate, including this week’s Act #ForNature Global Online Forum convened by the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) and the UN Environment Programme. This forum provides an opportunity for stakeholders to collaborate on how we can promote a “green” recovery from the pandemic and take further action at the Fifth United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA-5) scheduled for February 2021.
A study published in Environmental Science & Technology estimated the total number of “chemicals on the global market” may exceed 350,000. But is that really the correct number?
Highlights the importance of restarting safely.
In these extraordinarily challenging times, the ICCA is committed to partnering with governments to moderate the impact of COVID-19.