CES – Silicones Europe is a non-profit trade organisation representing all major producers of silicones in Europe. We provide information on silicones from a health, safety and environmental perspective.
Our primary mission is to raise awareness of silicones and their many uses as well as to promote their safety from a health, safety and environmental perspective.
What we do:
Detlef Wischer (Shin-Etsu Silicones Europe BV)
Substances of interest: silanes, cyclic and linear volatile methylsiloxanes (VMS), silicone polymers (polydimethylsiloxane PDMS); functional silanes and (poly)siloxanes, etc.
Dow Corning/Dow (UK) (BE) (DE) (USA) (JA), Elkem Silicones (FR)(US), Evonik (DE) (USA), Momentive (DE) (I) (USA) (JA), Shin-Etsu (NL) (DE) (USA) (JA), Wacker (DE) (USA) (JA)
CES has an active interest in the regulations on PBT/vPvB substances in the EU and internationally, REACH registration groups, Biocidal Products Directive/Regulation active substance registrations, Emissions Trading System directive, Water Framework Directive and daughter regulations, ecolabels, classification and labelling and endocrine modulation.
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