CESIO represents the European surfactants industry and works to develop scientific knowledge and expertise in human health and the environment in order to optimise the safe use of surfactants and ensure their beneficial contribution to social and economic development.Read more
Smart, versatile chemicals - with special abilities to mobilise, combine and alter materialsRead more
From coconut, palm kernel or crude oil - surfactants can be made using different types of raw materialsRead more
Natural or synthetic - surfactants can make many products and processes more resource efficientRead more
CESIO works on behalf of the industry across a broad range of technical and regulatory issues but focuses on Classification and Labelling and Ecolabelling,
as these have the greatest impact on surfactants users and consumers.
The EU’s Classification & Labelling (CLP) regulation ensures products are appropriately classified, labelled and packaged before being placed on the market.Read more
The EU’s voluntary labelling scheme which helps consumers and business purchasers identify products that have reduced environmental impact.Read more