A new restriction on diisocyanates requires professional and industrial users to be trained and certified.
The global market for adhesives and sealants reached a value of 50 billion euros in 2020, with Europe holding a share of almost 35%. Our specialty chemical sector, which represents about 2% of the total European chemical industry's turnover, contributes more than 17 billion euros to the EU economy and employs more than 45,000 people.
he adhesive and sealant industry is a continuing success story. The FEICA brochure was created to showcase our industry's contribution to the European economy and to a more circular economy.
FEICA has published 17 examples of good practice in the use of adhesives and sealants. The Good Practice stories help to share knowledge across the industry and enable the downstream users of adhesives and sealants to pursue more sustainable production practices in line with the European Commission’s circular economy goals.