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.
CBA Presents Its Annual Responsible Care Awards
2 May 2017
The Chemical Business Association (CBA) has unveiled the winners of its annual industry awards for Responsible Care. The Awards were presented at CBA’s Annual Lunch at the Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London, on 26 April 2017, before an audience of over 1,100 industry representatives and their guests by impressionist, comedian, and writer, Rory Bremner.
CBA Elects New Chairman
2 May 2017
The CBA has elected Mottie Kessler MBE, Chairman and Chief Executive of the 2M Group as its new Chairman for a two-year term.
CBA Community Interaction Award
2 May 2017
The Chemical Business Association (CBA) has announced the winner of its annual Community Interaction Award. The Award was presented at CBA’s Annual Lunch at the Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London, on 26 April 2017, before an audience of over 1,100 industry representatives and their guests by impressionist, comedian, and writer, Rory Bremner.
ORDERS AND SALES CONTINUE THEIR UPWARD TREND, MARGINS STILL NEGATIVE
13 March 2017
The Chemical Business Association’s latest Supply Chain Trends Survey reveals that order books and sales have continued their upward trend over the last three months, whilst current and future sales margins show improvement but still remain negative.
REACH MUST BE AMENDED TO PRESERVE ACCESS TO EUROPEAN MARKETS
2 March 2017
In a stark message for UK Government Brexit negotiators, the Chemical Business Association (CBA) has called for the current REACH provisions to be amended in order to preserve access to European markets for UK chemical distributors.