TITLE

High standards for Cefic

AUTHOR(S)
Sinclair, Neil; Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/9/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 38, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on statements from François Cornelis, president of the European Chemical Industry Council, regarding the European chemicals industry. According to Cornelis, the industry must be innovative to stay competitive. He also urged for a final effort from members to help ensure the European Union's new Reach policy contained a balanced and workable authorization process.
ACCESSION #
22905425

 

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