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									This table shows an overview of the main industry associations that are
developing information necessary for Manufactures/Importers for the
preparation of the Chemical Safety Report.

The table consists of one column per sector association where the
main activities are mentioned. It also includes links to the information (if
available) and a contact person for further information.

There is a worksheet 'Acronyms' with the list of associations. It may
help you to indentify the relevant association

Should you wish to make the activities of your association included in this table, please contact Cefic:
Mercedes Viñas mvi@cefic.be

The information contained in this paper is intended for guidance only
and whilst the information is provided in utmost good faith and has
been based on the best information currently available, is to be relied
upon at the user’s own risk.
No representations or warranties are made with regards to its
completeness or accuracy and no liability will be accepted CEFIC nor
any company participating in CEFIC for damages of any nature
whatsoever resulting from the use of or reliance on the information.
ease contact Cefic:
Overlook associations activities - key identifiers
Please note that this is a living document and
will be updated as soon as new information is
            updated December 2010

               List of Associations

                                                                                                     ATIEL - Technical Association of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Concawe - The oil companies' European
                                                      AISE - International Association for Soaps,    European Lubricants Indsutry /ATC -     CEFS - European Committee of Sugar        CEPE - European Council of producers and importers of paints,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Colipa - European Cosmetics Association                    association for Environment, Health and                   ECCA - European Coil Coating Association
                                                        Detergents and Maintenance Products           Technical Committee of Petroleum                  Manufacturers                                printing inks and artists’ colours
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Safety in refining and distribution
                      Association/Project Name                                                         Additive Manufacturers in Europe
                         (see acronyms sheets)

                                           Sector                 Detergents- soaps                    Lubricants / Lubricant additives               Sugar factory products                               Coatings, Inks, Artist colors                                                            Cosmetics                                                Petroleum                                                Coil Coatings

1. Use Descriptor Mapping                                                  X                                          X                                           x                                                          X                                                                                                                                   X                                                           x

1.1. Use of an specific template                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             using the DUCC template and have developed our maps following the
                                                                    DUCC template                               DUCC Template                             DUCC Template                                           DUCC template                                                                  DUCC Template                                Use of templates from Cefic GES process
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      work of CEPE

1.2. Does your Use descriptor mapping include
                                                                                                                      X                                  No jargon intended                       No jargon intended, but inevitably will be some                                                       No                                                       X                          We have tried to avoid it wherever possible and stuck to the use
sector-specific jargon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            descriptors (eg PROCs and ERCs) given in ECHA guidance documents

                                                                                                                                                                                     Human Exposures: typical worst cases published for: 1. the manufacture
                                                                                                                                                                                        of coatings, inks and artists's colours. 2. the industrial, professional
                                                                                                                                                                                         application of coatings, inks and artists' colours. 3. the consumer
                                                                                                                                                                                       application of coatings. Environmental emissions: Specific Exposure
2. Operational conditions
                                                                                                                                                                                      Release Categories (SpERCs) and Fact Sheets for the manufacture of Exposure duration: 8 h/day. Consumer exposure not covered (addressed
e.g. exposure duration, process Temperature,                                                                          X                                           -                                                                                                                                                                                              X                                                           x
                                                                                                                                                                                      coatings, inks and artists' colours published; SpERCs and Fact Sheets                  under the cosmetics legislation)
                                                                                                                                                                                       published for a consumer application of coatings and for a number of
                                                                                                                                                                                                 professional and industrial application processes.

                                                                                                                                                                                          Human exposures: typical industry standards and best practices
                                                                                                                                                                                     published for: 1. the manufacture of coatings, inks and artists' colours. 2.
                                                                                                                                                                                         the industrial, professional application of coatings, inks and artists'
                                                                                                                                                                                           colours. 3. the consumer application of coatings. Environmental
3. Risk Management Measures                                                                                                                                                           exposures: Specific Exposure Release Categories (SpERCs) and Fact
e.g. presence of Local Exhaust Ventilation, use                           X*                                          X                                           -                        Sheets for the manufacture of coatings, inks and artists' colours                                      Not specified.                                                 X                                                           x
of gloves, googles, etc.                                                                                                                                                                   published; SpERCs and Fact Sheets published for a consumer
                                                                                                                                                                                       application of coatings and for a number of professional and industrial
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 application processes.

4. Generic Exposure Scenario *                                             -                                          X                                           -                                                       X*                                                                                                                                     X                                                           x

if you are cooperating with suppliers associations                                                     Liaison with suppliers (ATC/ESIG/
to develop GES, please indicate the name of the                    with ESIG/ESVOC                   Concawe) and DU Assns included in the                                                            with ESIG/ESVOC, ethanol manufacturers                                                                X                               Liaison with DU Assns included in the process                            CEPE and AISE
association(s) you are working with                                                                                 process

5. Standard Phrases**                                                      -                                          X                                           -                                                          X                                                                              X                                                    X                                                           -
5.1. Standard phrases of Operational conditions                                                                       X                                                                                              In progress                                                                            X                                                    X
5.2. Standard phrases of RMM                                                                                          X                                                                                              In progress                                                                            X                                                    X
5.3. Standard phrases of other fields of the ES                                                                       X                                                                                              In progress                                                                            X                                                    X

                                                                                                                                                                                       Overview SpERCs for coatings and inks manufacture and for coatings
                                                                                                                                                                                     and inks application for sectors not covered by active user associations
6. spERCs                                             http://www.aise.eu/reach/exposureass_sub4.ht
                                                                                                      http://www.atiel.org/Reach_GES.htm                                                                             available:                                                                             X                                                                                                                X

                                                                                                         ATC contact: Malcolm Evans
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  T. Newbould                                                                                                                             Gary Minsavage
7. Contact                                                            Peter Freunscht                    malcolm.evans@infineum.com                         Oscar Ruiz                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Yvonne Barcelona. Yvonne.barcelona@prepaintedmetal.eu +32 2 513
                                                                                                                                                                                                        tony.newbould@ajn-solutions.co.uk                                 Manuela Coroama (mcoroama@colipa.be, +32 2 227 66 22)                    gary.minsavage@concawe.org
(include email and phone number)                              peter.freunscht@unilever.com               ATIEL Contact: Howard Hayes                      reach@cefs.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 60 52
                                                                                                                                                                                                                +44 7525025241                                                                                                                           +32-2-566.91.63

7. Status                                                             In progress                                 In progress                          All actions complete                                         In progress                                                                    In progress                                              In progress                                            All actions complete

                                                                                                                                             http://www.comitesucre.org/files/34e833b                                                                                 http://www.colipa.eu/safety-a-science-colipa-the-european-cosmetic-
9. Link to relevant information                                                                                                                                                       http://www.cepe.org/EPUB/easnet.dll/ExecReq/Page?eas:template_im=
                                                       http://www.aise.eu/reach/exposureass.htm       http://www.atiel.org/Reach_GES.htm     a85481d3d8ff626a9617c1030_1259934309                                                                                        cosmetics-association/reach-and-chemicals-/use-and-exposure-                Only for Concawe members                                  www.prepaintedmetal.eu/reach
(if available)                                                                                                                                                                                            100087&eas:dat_im=101AED
                                                                                                                                                               .xls                                                                                                                             information-.html

10. Latest update                                                       Nov-09                                      Dec-10                                     Dec-09                                            02 December 2010                                                                   April 2010                                                 Jun-09                                                     Dec-10

                                                                                                                                             Information in English only.            Information available in English only                                          Information available in English only


                                                                                                                                                                                     * for mixtures

* A Generic Exposure Scenario is applicable for a
group of substances with a similar risk profile and
aggregates individual Exposure Scenarios for a
particular area of application such as a process
chemical, cleaning agent or coating. More
information Guidance on ES on:

** Standard phrases are phrases for RMM, OC or
others which have been developed by the
associations with a consolidation, review process
in place
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ETAD - The Ecological
                                                                             EDANA - International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               and Toxicological                                                                                Eurometaux - European               FECC - European                FEICA - Association of                                                                                                 ISOPA - European                PEST - Plastics          PPRM - Polyester                               SRM - Solvent           TEGEWA -
ECMA - European Catalyst Manufacturers           ECPA - European Crop       association serving the       EIGA - European Industrial         EFCC - European Federation for             EPMA - European Powder        EPRA - European Phenolic         ERMA - European Resin                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      IFRA - International                                I&P Europe - Imaging and                                                                                               RECONSILE -                                                                                     TEGEWA and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ESIG - European Solvents Industry Group             Association of Dyes     ETRMA - European Tyre & Rubber Manufacturers' Association                Association of non-ferrous        Association of Chemical         European adhesives and                                                                                               Diisocyanates and Polyols         Exposure Scenarios          Powder Resin                                     Resins            German Textiles               TEGEWA
             Association                         Protection Association     nonwovens and related             Gases Association                 Construction Chemicals                   Metallurgy Association          Resins Association           Manufacturers Association                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Fragrance Association                                   Printing Association                                                                                              Silicon consortia                                                                             FEDERCHIMICA/AISPEC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and Organic Pigments                                                                                        metals                        Distributors               sealants manufacturers                                                                                                Producers Association                 Team                  Manufacturers                                 Manufacturers          association

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Product manufacturers and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Fragrance Material                                                                                                                               Polyester Powder                                                                            Uses of spin finishes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    technology providers for the                                                                                                                  Solvent resins         Processing of
                      Catalysts                     Crop protection               Nonwovens                     Industrial Gases                        Construction                       Powder metallurgy               Phenolic Resins                      Resin                                      Solvents                                Pigments                                        Rubber                                                Metals                         Distributors              Adhesives and sealants          Manufacturers and                                                                   Diisocyanates and polyols                Plastics                  Resin             Silicone industry                                                  in the fibre processing     Processing of leather              Laboratory
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        imaging and printing                                                                                                                      manufacturers             Textiles
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Compounders                                                                                                                                    Manufacturers                                                                                      idustry

                          X                                                            x                               x                                      x                                     X                                X                            X                                           X                                        X                                               x                                                    X                                 X                               x                                     X                                                            X                 X                               X              X                                                      x                      x                        x                           x                            x
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      use of specific GES template
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     use of specific GES template aligning with basic DUCC
                                                                                DUCC template                                                          DUCC template                                                    aligning with basic DUCC                  -                                                                                    -                                               X                                                                                                               DUCC template                                X                                            DUCC Template                                                                            DUCC                                         DUCC             DUCC-Template            DUCC-Template                DUCC-Template                DUCC-Template

                          X                                                            X                                                                                                            X                     No jargon intended                                                                                                           -                                                                                                                                     X*                                                                     X                                                                                                              X                        -                                            -                      x                        -                           x                            -

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              link with GES by process and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             concept in the proposed tool for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     exposure modelling
                          X                                                                                                                         X (exposure duration)                           X                              X                                                                          X                                        X                                               X                                                                                      -                               X                                     X                                                                                                              X                                                                     x                      x                        x                           x
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 /ebrc-mease.php; and DU
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              scaling tool: http://www.arche-


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              link with GES by process and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             concept in the proposed tool for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     exposure modelling
                          X                                                                                                                    X (LEV, use of gloves, googles)                      X                              X                              X                                           X                                        X                                               X                                                                                      -                               X                                     X                                                                                                              X                                                                     x                      x                        x                           x                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 /ebrc-mease.php; and DU
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              scaling tool: http://www.arche-

  Generic exposure scenario templates have
              been developped

                                                                                                                                                                                                    X                              X                              X                                           X                                        X                                               X                                                    X                                 -                                                                     X                                                                                                              X                                                                                                                                                                              -
    T:\PRODUCT                T:\PRODUCT

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           in progress              in progress                 in progress

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     deutschen Textil-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    und Modeindustrie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    e. V.; Verband der
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ETRMA has been closely cooperating with ERCA (European Rubbe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Chamical Association). The work focused on the practical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Our downstream                                 Our downstream             n
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      implementation of the Tyre/Rubber Industry GES for the CSA/ES/RC                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TEGEWA and
with eurometaux and metal REACH consortia                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              -                                                                                                                             with ESIG/ESVOC                                                                                                                                                                     entire plastics chain     users are memebrs                             users are members      Textil- und             TEGEWA and IVC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           of specific substances. By means of this cooperation, new                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     FEDERCHIMICA/AISPEC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     of CEPE, etc.                              of CEPE, FEICA etc. Bekleidungsindustr
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        information/data have been also generated for further refining the
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 original GES.
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              Will be developped in 2011                                                                               x                            BDI standard phrases                                                           -                              X                                                                                    X                                               X                                                                                      -                                                                     X                                                                                                                                                                                                           -                        -                            -                           -

                                                                                                                       x                                                                                                                                                                                      X                                        -                                               X                                                                                                                                                            X                                                                                                              X
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.arche-                                           http://www.feica.eu/ehs-
                                                      ECPA SpERC Fact      No spERCs from EDANA at                                        http://info.vci.de/user_cc/SpERCs/Forms/                                                                                                         http://www.esig.org/en/regulatory-
  work in progress; draft available on request       Sheet_26th Oct 20
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       http://www.etrma.org/public/activitieschemreach.asp                      consulting.be/Metal-CSA-                                        sustainability/reach/feic                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       X                                                                                 -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      information/reach/ges-library/ges-spercs-2                                                                                                              toolbox/spercs-tool-for-metals                                        a-use-descriptors

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              For ERMA:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             J. Hemmings                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Dr. Volker
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Paul Becker             jimhemmings@erma.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Schröder            Dr. Volker Schröder         Dr. Volker Schröder
                                                      Rocky Rowe                  Oliver Bisazza                                                          E. Setien                           Olivier Coube              paulb@calebgroup.net                     For                                 Véronique Schoune                      Dr. Pierfrancesco Fois                             Lorenzo Zullo                                                                          Ophélie Roblot                                                Cristina Arregui                                       Bjoern-Markus Sude                                                                        Pierre Germain       Michel De Poortere     Pierre Germain       schroeder@vci.de         schroeder@vci.de            schroeder@vci.de              Dr. Gunther Uhlhorn
 Dominique de Halleux - deh@cefic.be +32 2                                                                       Pierre WOLFS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       V. Verougstraete                                                     Jana Cohrs                                                                                                          Wolfram Frank                     W. Claes
                                                     +32 2 663 1550        Oliver.Bisazza@edana.org                                                 elisa.setien@efcc.be                     oc@epma.com                       copy to :             Methacrylates/Acrylates/ERMA                        vsc@cefic.be                           pfois@etad.com                              technical@etrma@org                                                                       +32 2 679 02 62                                              carregui@ifraorg.org                                     sude@ip-europe.com                                                                        pge@cefic.be           mdp@cefic.be         pge@cefic.be          +49 (0)69-2556-        +49 (0)69-2556-1343         +49 (0)69-2556-1343         gunther.uhlhorn@sial.com
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                                                  rocky.rowe@ecpa.eu             +32 2 740 18 21                                                        +3226767416                         +33 4 42 12 47 44            Tom McKellar-Smythe                 GES project:                              +32 2 676 72 69                          + 41 616909963                                 +32 2 218 4940                                                                          oro@fecc.org                                                  +32 2 214 20 45                                         +49 69 2556 1410                                                                          +3226767377           +3226767369           +3226767377                1343                                                                         +49 7329 97 2330
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Guidance on how to prepare
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             GES for the metals sector as                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Use descriptors for spin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             well as a draft list of GES have                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   finishes in the fibre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             been     developed      by    the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  processing industry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The ETRMA generic exposure scenario document (link above) is                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Use descriptors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Eurometaux ES taskforce in                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       have been discussed in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      intended to provide necessary inputs required by REACH regitrants                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      have been
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             2009. GES are developed by                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the frame of the CEFIC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      for developing substance specific exposure scenarios.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               developed in the                                                       Use descriptors have been
                                                                          Use mappings available in the   REACHpage only for EIGA                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            process in the metals sector.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Textiles and Apparel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       frame of the CEFIC                                                         developed by laboratory
                                                                          field of:                       members for list of uses with                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Several metal consortia have * Description is clear and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Value Chain Platform by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      ETRMA shall be considered as a platform for discussing substance                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Textiles and                              Use descriptors have been     chemical distributors
                                                                          - nonwovens uses                descriptors;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       used the GES concept and list simple, but some phrases                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            the Belgian, German
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      specific issues which may emerge during the registration process in                                                                                                                                                           Information only available in                                                                                                                                          Apparel Value                              developed by the German     (Sigma-Aldrich, B.Kraft,
                                                                          - superabsorbent applications   not decided which support for                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      to develop metal-specific ES by are considered as jargon for                                                                                                                                                                                         no restricted access                          no restricted access                         and Italian associations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    English                                                                                                                                                             Chain Platform by                                 and Italian leather    Honeywell) in cooperation
                                                                          - components for absorbent      RMM and standard phrases                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    relation to the tyre and rubber industry. Associations and             process. Eurometaux has been the        sector     (although                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         and CIRFS. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            the Belgian,                               auxiliaries associations.   with SGCI considering
                                                                          hygiene products, and           but will be for members only                                                                                                                                                                                                                                registrants invovled in the development of registration                focusing afterwards on the understandable)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      published version on the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       German and Italian                                                             information from
                                                                          - wet wipes                     English only                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                dossiers are encuraged to contact ETRMA in case of deviation           development of tools to support                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  TEGEWA-website is a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         textile and textile                                                             customers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      from OCs and RMMs described in the ETRMA Rubber Industry               the development of GES:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                proposal from
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      GES: suport will be provided for data/information refinement.          mapping & user descriptor tool                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    TEGEWA. The other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             (multimetallic     questionnaire),                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              involved associations do
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             exposure assessment tools                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        not have agreed upon it
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             (MEASE), DU scaling tool,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             at the moment.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Background                                  Background information is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           information is                                     available in English
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       available in English                                language. For an Italian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         language. For an                                   version please contact
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Italian version                               v.servizi@federchimica.it .
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          please contact                                   Leather use descriptors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        v.servizi@federchi    Background information
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             explained in leather
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          mica.it . Textile    is available in English
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              specific jargon are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          use descriptors            language.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           available in English and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       explained in textile                                    German language
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       specific jargon are                                (TEGEWA-Website) and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             available in                                    in Italian language (
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        German language                                  v.servizi@federchimica.it)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Website) and in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Italian language (
I&P Europe
International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products
Technical Committee of Petroleum Additive Manufacturers in Europe
Technical Association of the European Lubricants Indsutry
European Committee of Sugar Manufacturers
European Council of producers and importers of paints, printing inks and artists’ colours
European Cosmetics Association
The oil companies' European association for Environment, Health and Safety in refining and distribution
European Coil Coating Association
European Catalyst Manufacturers Association
European Crop Protection Association
International association serving the nonwovens and related industries
European Industrial Gases Association
European Federation for Construction Chemicals
European Powder Metallurgy Association
European Phenolic Resins Association
European Resin Manufacturers Association
European Solvents Industry Group
European Solvents Industry Platform
The Ecological and Toxicological Association of Dyes and Organic Pigments Manufacturers
European Tyre & Rubber Manufacturers' Association
European Association of non-ferrous metals
European Association of Chemical Distributors
Association of European adhesives and sealants manufacturers
International Fragrance Association
Imaging and Printing Association
European Diisocyanates and Polyols Producers Association
Plastics Exposure Scenarios Team
Polyester Powder Resin Manufacturers
Silicon consortia
Solvent Resins Manufacturers
German Textiles association

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