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The European Fine Chemicals Group – Objectives & Progress

chimica oggi/Chemistry Today

The European Fine Chemicals Group (EFCG)- a sector group within Cefic– the influential European Chemical Industry Council basedin Brussels - was formed in 2004 to become the forum, the focus and the voice for European Fine Chemicals Manufacturers.It manages its members’ concerns by:Helping them to fight for their futureGenerating a stronger voice through collective actionEnsuring society better understands its role and valueCreating a more level playing field on laws and enforcementConvincing politicians and regulators to identify with its agenda Delivering a sustainable, competitive and innovative Fine Chemicals industryEFCG is driven by issues affecting its members in all fine chemicals markets but especially in the pharmaceuticaland agrochemical supply chains. REACH and Innovation are also key issue areas.Chimica Oggi / Chemistry Today had the pleasure to meet with Tony Scott, Adviser to the EFCG, at Informex last February.Let’s enter into details of our talk. ...