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UKCPI Regional Meeting to focus on Brexit

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on March 14, 2019.

The next Regional Meeting for UKCPI members is taking place this month, on Wednesday 27th March at Wychwood Park Hotel near Crewe.  With Brexit developments still ongoing, it will be a timely opportunity to focus on the impact Brexit it will have on regulations for cleaning products such as CLP, BPR and the Detergents Regulations. Speakers will […]

UKCPI safety campaign comes to Solihull

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on January 24, 2019.

Families in Solihull are being urged by UKCPI and the Royal Society for the Prevention Accidents (RoSPA) to take action to store their household cleaning products safely. The latest phase of the Take Action Today, Put Them Away campaign, funded by the UK Cleaning Products Industry Association (UKCPI), was launched on Tuesday, January 22 at Chelmsley Wood Library in […]

UKCPI publishes 2018 annual review

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on January 10, 2019.

The review of work carried out by UKCPI and its committees throughout 2018 has just been published, and a digital version is available on the UKCPI website. With an introduction from Bruce Maxwell, Managing Director of Dri-Pak and Chair of the UKCPI Council, the 2018 review covers projects undertaken in the Advocacy, Regulatory and Communications fields. The review […]

Families in Warwickshire learn about cleaning product safety with UKCPI & RoSPA campaign

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on January 2, 2019.

Families in Warwickshire are being urged by the UK Cleaning Products Industry Association (UKCPI) and the Royal Society for the Prevention Accidents (RoSPA) to take action to avoid accidents with household cleaning products. The latest phase of the Take Action Today, Put Them Away campaign, funded by the UK Cleaning Products Industry Association (UKCPI), was launched in […]

UKCPI co-authors letter to Thérèse Coffey MP

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on November 13, 2018.

UKCPI has contributed to a letter, sent on behalf of the Alliance of Chemical Associations (ACA), to Thérèse Coffey MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra). The letter expresses concerns about the implementation of a UK REACH regulation and urges Government to reconsider the requirement to submit […]

Getting recycling right for Recycle Week

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on September 25, 2018.

From Blue Planet II, to major developments in packaging, this year people have been motivated to care about the environment in a way they never have before. For the 15th annual Recycle Week (24-30 September), we are capitalising on this energy and focusing on getting recycling right during Recycle Week. Getting recycling right As a […]

UKCPI and RoSPA bring safety campaign to East Ayrshire

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on August 2, 2018.

Families in East Ayrshire are being urged by the UK Cleaning Products Industry Association (UKCPI) and the Royal Society for the Prevention Accidents (RoSPA) to take action to protect their children from the risks of household cleaning products. The latest phase of the Take Action Today, Put Them Away campaign was launched yesterday (Wednesday, August 1) at […]

Detergent industry’s efforts to have a robust in vitro test method for classification purposes rewarded by recent OECD publication

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on June 28, 2018.

The OECD has published the revised version of Test Guideline No. 438 that can be used to classify products (e.g. detergents and surfactants) as ‘causing serious eye damage’. Using the outcome of its in vitro eye irritation programme that began in 2010, A.I.S.E. – with the support of the Netherlands – initiated in 2014 the process […]

Child safety campaign launches in Cheshire West and Chester

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on June 8, 2018.

Families in Cheshire West and Chester are being urged by local health partners, the Royal Society for the Prevention Accidents (RoSPA) and The UK Cleaning Products Industry Association (UKCPI) to take action to protect their children from the risks of household cleaning products. The local launch of RoSPA’s national ‘Take Action Today, Put Them Away’ […]

Cleaning products industry unites over Brexit negotiations

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on April 12, 2018.

Leading associations UKCPI and A.I.S.E. send joint letter to Brexit negotiators The European cleaning industry has come together to compose a joint letter setting out the importance of a future UK/EU trading relationship. Signed by the UK Cleaning Products Industry Association (UKCPI) and the International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products (A.I.S.E.), the joint letter outlines […]

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