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EFIC guest column in ECHA's website "Chemicals in our life"

November 13, 2019

EFIC guest column on toxic Flame Retardants in Furniture has been published by ECHA in the website "Chemicals in our life"

The EFIC Manifesto 2019-2024

September 04, 2019

Enhancing the competitiveness of the furniture sector is of key importance and as such, EFIC calls on the EU institutions to engage over the 2019-2014 term with actions that correspond to our aspirations. Check out our Manifesto for 2019-2024.

Joint letter to ECHA - TCEP, TCPP and TDCP chemicals in furniture

June 20, 2019

Joint letter adopted by the EU Social Partners in June 2019, addressing ECHA restriction process on TCEP, TCPP and TDCP chemicals in furniture.

Vacancy for a Secretary General in EFIC

February 17, 2019

EFIC is looking for a Secretary General. Join our team!

EFIC Press Release on Product Policy Framework Consultation

February 03, 2019

PASYVEX - The Cyprus Furniture Industry Association - becomes EFIC Member

January 06, 2019

EFIC welcomes PASYVEX as its 14th National Association

EFIC Position Paper on the Machinery Directive

October 30, 2018

The EFIC Position paper on the Machinery Directive has been approved by the Members of EFIC Board and Technical Working Group

EFIC Press Release on Interface Consultation

October 30, 2018

EFIC published a Press release on the Interface between chemical, product and waste legislation with the key messages submitted to the public consultation

Joint Statement EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement

October 11, 2018

Joint Statement of the European Business calling on the European Parliament to endorse the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement

Joint Statement Flame Retardants in furniture

October 04, 2018

Joint Statement on Flame Retardants adopted by Social Partners during the Social Dialogue Committee for Furniture, September 2018

Joint Statement on the revision of the DIRECTIVE 2004/37/EC on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to carcinogens or mutagens at work – Formaldehyde

July 19, 2018

Joint Statement on the revision of the Directive 2004/37/EC on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to carcinogens and mutagens at work (3rd Batch) - Formaldehyde

The European Union includes intelligent safeguards to avoid market distortions in RED II, whilst raising targets for Renewable Energy Sources.

June 14, 2018

European producers of wood-based panels (represented by EPF), of furniture (represented by EFIC) and FederlegnoArredo (FLA), the Italian member association of both federations, welcome the conclusion of negotiations on Europe’s Renewable Energy Directive Recast (RED II). 

EFIC and your personal data

May 23, 2018

EFIC collects certain information or data about you when you use www.efic.eu

EFIC position on the revision of the mutual recognition regulation

May 15, 2018

The Single Market for Goods is one of the EU’s greatest achievements, as well as one of its most important and continuing priorities. It finds its legal roots in the free movement of goods, the first of the four fundamental freedoms of the internal market established by the Treaties.

ECHA recommends restriction on flame retardants in polyurethane foams

April 16, 2018

In December 2017, ECHA - the European Chemicals Agency - opened a Call for evidence for a possible restriction under REACH of TCEP, TCPP and TDCP flame retardants used in flexible polyurethane (PUR) foams in childcare articles and residential furniture. 

EFIC 2020 Strategy - BBCWFI becomes EFIC Member.

April 03, 2018

The Bulgarian Branch Chamber of Woodworking and Furniture Industries becomes Member of EFIC. 

EFIC Board Members welcomed BBCWFI's application for membership during the Board Meeting that took place in Vienna in March 2018. 

Mr. Wiesner underlined the key role that one and united Confederation may play for improving and defending the furniture sector at the European level. 
It seems that EFIC is on the right path. 

EFIC 2020: first single company becomes Associated Member of EFIC IKEA of Sweden

January 29, 2018

After the launch of the EFIC 2020 strategy, EFIC has opened applications for associated membership to single companies and possibilities for partnerships and sponsorships.

The fifth Stakeholder meeting with Professor T. Richard Hull

January 29, 2018

The Alliance for the Case for Flame Retardant Free Furniture published the press release on the "Fifth Stakeholder Meeting" with Prof. T. Richard Hull, that took place on Monday 29th January 2018 in Brussels. 

Joint paper for an ambitious EU Industrial Policy Strategy

January 21, 2018

The Joint Paper “For an ambitious EU industrial strategy: going further”, is the result of a joint action promoted by 126 industry organisation reacting to the Communication on “Investing in a smart, innovative and sustainable Industry: a renewed Industrial Strategy for Europe” published by the European Commission in September 2017. 

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THE CASE FOR FLAME RETARDANT FREE FURNITURE. EFIC is part of a broad stakeholder alliance advocating for safe furniture without unwanted flame retardant chemicals. Learn more about it in the Alliance website.

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