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18.05.2017

European Plasticisers attends VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017

Brussels, 18 May 2017: The PVC industry is making real progress towards sustainability and a... Read more

25.04.2017

European plasticisers industry joins forces to meet challenges ahead

United in diversity and speaking with one voice, European Plasticisers was presented at the PVC... Read more

13.04.2017

ECPI’s scientific letter on DINP published

A letter to the editor of the peer-reviewed journal Reproductive Toxicology was published online on... Read more

04.04.2017

Public consultation on DINP classification

A dossier for classification of DINP was published on 4th April 2017. The Danish competent... Read more

03.05.2016

The plasticisers industry calls for regulatory predictability to enable protection of consumer health as well as competitiveness and growth

The European Council for plasticisers and Intermediates (ECPI) is pleased to learn that the REACH... Read more

06.04.2016

Science and politics: Plasticisers industry calls for a ‘robust science based -approach’ to regulation at the PVC Formulation Conference

Cologne – At the PVC Formulation Conference in Cologne this week, ECPI sponsored two thematic... Read more

18.03.2016

No further regulatory risk management action needed for DEHTP and DINCH, ANSES confirms

ECPI, the European Council for Plasticisers and Intermediates is pleased to learn that the French... Read more

29.01.2016

Science does not support association between phthalates exposure and obesity

ECPI, the European Council for Plasticisers and Intermediates is following closely the unsubstantiated claims that... Read more

13.01.2016

Plasticisers industry comes a step closer to a bright, united future

The workshop United in Diversity, organized by ECPI, the European Council for Plasticisers and Intermediates,... Read more

25.11.2015

The European plasticiser industry regrets the European Parliament objection to the Authorisation of recycled soft PVC containing DEHP

The European Council for Plasticisers and Intermediates – ECPI - is disappointed by the European... Read more

13.10.2015

ECPI introduces journalists to a sustainable model for the flexible PVC value chain

The third edition of the annual Media Field Trip, organised by the European Council for... Read more

22.09.2015

European plasticisers industry meets to find stronger, united voice

Representatives from all the major plasticisers producers in Europe met in Brussels to discuss how... Read more

06.05.2015

“More Vinyl, Less Carbon” – Plasticiser producers reinforce the PVC value chain’s commitment to sustainability

Cannes, 30 April – On 30 April, the European Council for Plasticisers and Intermediates (ECPI)... Read more

16.04.2015

ECPI concludes LCA study on DINP

The European Council for Plasticisers and Intermediates (ECPI) commissioned PE International to conduct an LCA... Read more

16.02.2015

ECPI questions scientific basis of surprising proposal by Denmark for harmonised classification and labelling of DINP

Brussels 16, February - Denmark has recently communicated to the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) its... Read more

13.02.2015

ECPI runs an epidemiology project with the University of Maastricht

There is an increasing number of publications describing associations of clinical symptoms like reduced sperm... Read more

15.12.2014

Plasticisers industry calls for streamlined chemical regulation

Brussels, 10 December 2014: Representatives from the entire flexible PVC value chain met this week... Read more

02.12.2014

Plasticisers producers discuss latest regulatory and sustainability developments with Czech regulators and leading companies

Prague, 26 November 2014 – The European Council for Plasticisers and Intermediates (ECPI) recently held... Read more

08.10.2014

European media get a first – hand look at the flexible PVC value chain

Ravenna and Ferrara, 6-7 October: The European Council for Plasticisers and Intermediates (ECPI) organised in... Read more

19.09.2014

ECPI welcomes ECHA’s opinion proposing Authorisation to three companies to supply DEHP for the continued use in PVC applications, and one company to supply DBP for continued use in specific applications

Brussels 19 September 2014: ECHA's Committees for Risk Assessment (RAC) and Socio-economic Analysis (SEAC) have... Read more

05.12.2013

Strong PVC value-chain key to ensure bright future for plasticisers industry

The European Council for Plasticisers and Intermediates (ECPI) teamed up with Crain Communications and European... Read more

05.12.2013

ECPI Welcomes Denmark’s Decision to withdraw ban on DEHP, DBP, DIBP AND BBP

Europe’s plasticisers association welcomed the Danish Environment Ministry decision to withdraw its proposed ban on... Read more

23.09.2013

ECPI’s statement following ECHA’s final report on high phthalates DINP and DIDP: Safe for use in all current consumer applications – no further restrictions needed

On 28 August 2013, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) published its final report on the... Read more

12.12.2012

Plasticisers industry discusses how to effectively communicate science information to all stakeholders

Over 80 international experts gathered on 4th and 5th December in Brussels at the annual... Read more