102-13 Membership of associations

Clariant is a member of numerous interest groups and trade associations at international (International Council of Chemical Associations – ICCA), regional (Cefic) and national levels (business federations or national chemical industry associations such as ABIQUIM in Brazil, CPCIF in China, Verband der Chemischen Industrie (VCI) in Germany, or the American Chemistry Council in the USA.

Clariant is also active in sectorial associations at both a regional level and a national level, such as in the bio-economy sector (Leaders of Sustainable Biofuels, ePure, EuropaBio, Bio-Based Industries Consortium, BioDeutschland, etc.).

Clariant is also proud to be a member and supporter of scientific and research organizations such as SUSCHEM, the European Technology Platform for Sustainable Chemistry, confirming our strong commitment to develop the next generation of sustainable chemistry solutions.

Clariant’s top five contributions to policy memberships:

  • European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic)
  • Federation of Swiss Business (Economie Suisse)
  • German Association of the Chemical Industry (Verband der Chemischen Industrie e. V. - VCI)
  • American Chemistry Council (ACC)
  • Associations representing the bio-economy industry (ePure, Leaders of Sustainable Biofuels, EuropaBio, Bio-Based Industries Consortium, BioDeutschland)