Eurocolour – Pigments, Dyes and Fillers


EUROCOLOUR is the umbrella organization for manufacturers of pigments, dyes and fillers in Europe.

 

CHAIR

Stefan Sütterlin (BASF Colors & Effects GmbH)

 

SUBSTANCES 

Core substances: Pigments, dyes and fillers

 

MEMBERSHIP

Company members: AL-FARBEN, BCMA UK, Bruchsaler Farbenfabrik GmbH & Co, COLORES CERAMICOS DE TORTOSA S.A, Colores Ceramicos S.A., Colorobbia España, S.A., Coloronda S.L., Dane Color UK Ltd, DCC Maastricht B.V., Endeka Ceramics S.A., ESMALGLASS S.A.U., Esmaltes S.A., FRITTA SL, Habich GmbH, Heubach GmbH, ITACA S.A.U, Kerafrit S.A., Sun Chemical Pigments International, Torrecid S.A., Union Colours Limited, VIDRES S.A.

Associations: ANFFECC (ES), Ceramicolor Federchimica (IT), EPSOM (FR), TEGEWA (DE), VdMi (DE – Eurocolour secretary) ; ETAD (multinational association)

 

OBJECTIVES

  • REACH: registration issues (substance identity, surface coated materials) and REACH implementation, evaluation and authorisation process
  • Nano/Nanomaterial: particle size distribution and measurement (JRC/Eurocolour project), nano definition, nano safety aspects, nano and REACH, nano product register, nanomaterials in food, cosmetics, etc., nanomaterial and downstream legislation
  • Food contact legislation: Plastics, Printing Inks, Ceramics, Coatings etc.
  • Food legislation: Food Colourants, Specifications
  • CLP implementation: e.g. CLP classification proposal for TiO2, analysing the impact on pigment/filler/pigment preparations, consequences for other pigments/fillers
  • Others: IED Directive, BREFS, toys directive and standardisation, etc.

 

For more information:
www.vdmi.de

TEAM

Heike Liewald, VdMi

+49.69.2556.13.51
liewald@vdmi.vci.de

Assistant

Laurence Vanagt
+32.2.676.72.76
lva@cefic.be