Brexit analysis predicts chemical industry contraction
20 March 2018
The Chief Executive of Chemical Business Association (CBA), explained to Chemistry World the specific problems faced by the chemical and pharmaceutical industries in particular to the problems in conforming with EU regulations.
Supply Chain Trends March 2018
12 March 2018
ORDER BOOKS AND SALES TURN POSITIVE, MARGINS UNDER PRESSURE
Order books, current sales, and sales margins have all turned positive since the last CBA Trends Survey in November 2017 – but there is little momentum behind the outlook for sales during the next three months and sales margins continue to be under pressure.
CBA WELCOMES POST-BREXIT COMMITMENT ON CHEMICAL REGULATION
5 March 2018
The Chemical Business Association (CBA) welcomes the Prime Minister’s commitment ‘to explore the terms on which the UK could remain part of EU agencies such as those that are critical for the chemicals, medicines and aerospace industries.’ The Prime Minister said that the UK would negotiate ‘associate membership’ of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA).
ECHA publishes a news letter on making registering chemicals simpler with the IUCLID Cloud
1 March 2018
A letter on supporting SMEs having to register chemical substances by the 2018 REACH deadline was published on 1st March 2018.
Downward trend for order books, sales, and sales margins
13 November 2017
Order books, current sales, and sales margins have all shown a downward trend over the last three months according to the Chemical Business Association’s (CBA) latest Supply Chain Trends Survey.
On the Brexit Lauchpad
6 October 2017
As the legislative countdown to Brexit begins, Peter Newport, Chief Executive of the Chemical Business Association (CBA), highlights some of the key objectives of the UK’s independent chemical supply chain.
CBA urges UK goverment to adopt REACH into national law
27 September 2017
The UK Chemical Business Association says the pragmatic and most cost-effective way forward for chemical policy after Brexit is for Britain to adopt REACH, CLP and biocides legislation into UK law "on exactly the same institutional, functional and legislative terms as they are currently operating".
STEADY YEAR-ON-YEAR PERFORMANCE BY DISTRIBUTORS
15 June 2017
The distributor member companies of the Chemical Business Association (CBA) delivered a steady year-on-year health, safety, and environmental performance in 2016 according to the latest Indices of Performance Report
MORE THAN ONE MILLION JOURNEYS AND FEWER TRANSPORT INCIDENTS
5 June 2017
More than one million separate journeys were made by the logistics members of the Chemical Business Association (CBA) to deliver over four million tonnes of chemicals in 2016.