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UKCPI members sign up to new liquid detergent capsules Product Stewardship Programme

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Henkel, P&G and Unilever have committed to the updated voluntary industry initiative to drive safer habits in the use of detergent products at home, in...
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Home safety campaign reaches new regions

Thursday, July 27, 2017
Families in Lincolnshire and Northern Ireland are being urged to keep household cleaning products out of children’s reach by UKCPI and the Royal Society for...
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New study reveals power of cleaning

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Offers new appreciation of an often underestimated activity Today, cleaning is about far more than simply getting rid of dirt in our homes. A new in-depth...
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Bath pubs serve UK's dirtiest pint

Friday, April 07, 2017
Pubs in the city of Bath serve the least clean beer in the UK, while the South West is the worst region for unclean beer...
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Echa head reminds companies of REACH deadline

Friday, April 07, 2017
Echa executive director Geert Dancet has reminded manufacturers and importers to pre-register their substances by 31 May this year to meet the 2018 REACH registration...
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G20 scientists identify hygiene as key issue for global health

Friday, March 24, 2017
A meeting of the leaders of science academies from the G20 nations has identified hygiene and clean water as being among the most important issues...
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New research could lead to "greener" fabric softeners

Thursday, March 23, 2017
Research by an international team of scientists could speed up manufacturers' assessment of fabric softeners' efficiency and potentially help get newer, more environmentally friendly products...
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SC Johnson, P&G sign up to voluntary standards on air fresheners

Friday, March 03, 2017
Two UKCPI member companies, SC Johnson and Procter & Gamble, have signed up to a set of voluntary standards for the manufacture of air fresheners. The...
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New surfactant risk management research website goes live

Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Research into risk assessment for surfactants in detergents has a new home following the launch of a dedicated website. For over 25 years, the ERASM research...
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European Commission calls for "greenmagic" formulas for detergents

Friday, February 17, 2017
A representative of the European Commission has said the environmental profile of products is one of the biggest challenges facing cleaning product manufacturers. ...
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