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- Cefic Unhappy With REACH Changes. // Chemical Market Reporter;5/24/2004, Vol. 265 Issue 21, p6
Reports on the European Chemical Industry Council's opposition against moves by the European Union governments to streamline the proposed system for the registration of chemicals. Controversy concerning the European Union's registration, evaluation and authorization of chemicals (REACH) program;...
- Council needs a louder bark. // European Chemical News;7/07/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2060, p5
Evaluates the progress made by the European Union Competitiveness Council since its inception in 2002. Criticism raised by chemical company Unice; Stand of the council on the proposed chemicals policy; Priority areas of JÃ¼rgen Strube, former chairman of Badische Anilin und Soda-Fabrik AG.
- Trade deal to boost Europe's chemicals industry. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Dec2013/Jan2014, Issue 870/871, p20
The article reports on a meeting between European chemical industry leaders, held in London, England in 2013 to discuss a proposed free trade agreement between the European Union and the U.S. that could save the region's chemicals industry billions of euros.
- Prepare for the ETS storm. Jones, Philippa // ICIS Chemical Business;1/11/2010, Vol. 277 Issue 2, p22
The article focuses on the Emission Trading System (ETS) of the European Union (EU). Phase Three of ETS is expected to be enforced in 2013 and may result to a number of significant changes and a stricter regime for the chemical industry. The enforcement of the third phase would mean that...
- Europe: One Size Doesn't Fit All. Scott, Alex // Chemical Week;6/30/2004, Vol. 166 Issue 22, p29
Examines the suitability of the Responsible Care program to chemical industries in Europe. Comment of Dick Robson, director for Responsible Care at Cefic, on the implementation of a Responsible Care management system in Europe; Views of the chemical industry in France and Germany on the...
- Industry Warns That Phaseout Of Mercury Exports Could Backfire. // Chemical Market Reporter;2/7/2005, Vol. 267 Issue 6, p6
The article reports that the chloralkali industry of Europe has issued a warning that a European Commission proposal to phase out exports of mercury could result in higher global emissions of the metal. Most of the mercury is derived from chlorine production in the region. The Commission, the...
- CEFIC says Europe must address competitiveness to ease woes. Chynoweth, Emma // Chemical Week;11/10/1993, Vol. 153 Issue 17, p23
Reports on European Chemical Industry Council's contribution to the European Commission's proposed initiative for growth, competitiveness and employment. Steady European chemical trade balances from 1986-1993; Assessment of the carbon energy tax.
- Evaluating the European Union's Research Framework Programmes: 1999-2003. Ormala, Erkki; Vonortas, Nicholas S. // Science & Public Policy (SPP);Oct2005, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p399
This paper summarises the main findings of the latest five-year assessment of the European Union Research Framework Programmes over the period 1999-2003. This period covers the Fifth and the early stages of the Sixth Framework Programme. The assessment was carried out in the second half of 2004...
- Commission urges speed on low-carbon shift. // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Nov2010, Issue 430, p68
The article discusses the European Commission's industrial strategy, which calls for speeding up moves towards a resource-efficient and low-carbon economy. An approach to industrial policy that involves close ties between environmental and competitiveness objectives is proposed. An...