UKCPI Council welcomes new leaders from ACDOCO, Unilever and Ecolab

Posted by Charlotte Salter, on December 13, 2012.

Representation from SMEs, multinationals and I&I companies

The UK Cleaning Products Industry Association (UKCPI) has announced three new appointments to the leadership of its Council. Brandon Pilling of ACDOCO has been named Chairman and he will be supported by two Vice-Chairs – Petra Hangweier of Unilever and Steve Elder of Ecolab. The three new appointments reflect the breadth of UKCPI membership and represent SMEs, multinationals and I&I companies respectively.

The appointments were confirmed at the recent UKCPI AGM of which took place in the House of Commons in London on 28th November.

The UKCPI Council provides the overall leadership of the association and comprises industry leaders from across the UK.

Philip Malpass, director general of the UKCPI, said: “These appointments reflect the broad base of our members’ interests – from consumer to professional products and from SMEs through to multinational companies”.


UKCPI is the leading trade association representing UK producers of cleaning and hygiene products – from soaps, washing powders and liquids, household disinfectants, air care and polishes, to the professional cleaning and hygiene products used in industrial and institutional applications.

UKCPI provides expert and balanced information about cleaning and hygiene in the home and in the workplace. It works in partnership with policy makers, the public and the media, to inform public discussions about cleanliness, hygiene and sustainable cleaning.

Contact the UKCPI on or call 07843 199397.