Subjects: Chemical industry
Positive results in first fragrance and flavor Sustainability Report
More than 100 companies contribute to first ‘state of play’ analysis of F&F industry sustainability actions, with more than two in every three companies who responded to a survey, representing more than 90 per cent of the F&F market, already addressing the sustainability challenges outlined in the five Focus Areas of the IFRA-IOFI Sustainability Charter.
IFRA welcomes new Regional Director Europe
The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) has bolstered its European team by welcoming Aurélie Perrichet as Regional Director.
IFRA joins industry call to halt EU-US tariffs
IFRA has joined more than 70 European and American industry associations to call for a suspension of tariffs in the trade dispute between the European Union and the United States.
IFRA gives cautious welcome to new EU chemicals strategy
The International Fragrance Association has given a cautious welcome to the publication of a new EU chemicals strategy, signaling its willingness to contribute to plans that support environmental protection and innovation and that are based on sound science.
IFRA becomes member of leading Indian business body
The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) has joined the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) as it works to promote the safe use and enjoyment of fragrance in India.
IFRA joins cross-industry call on EU chemicals rules
Nineteen industry associations have asked the European Commission President not to fundamentally reform the REACH chemicals legislation as part of its Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability.
Fragrance and flavor industries launch new Charter committing to a more sustainable future
Nearly one hundred companies have signed a new life-cycle industry initiative promoting sustainable development in the flavor and fragrance sectors.
IFRA welcomes new Board members
The Board of Directors of the International Fragrance Association welcomed two new women members at its online meeting on Friday 5 June.
Going beyond the pandemic and shaping the ‘new normal’
We are still counting the human cost of the coronavirus pandemic, but the time is coming for industry leaders to shape our post-COVID-19 world.
New IFRA Chair and Board of Directors take office
Hans Holger Gliewe has taken office as the new Chairman of The International Fragrance Association. Hans Holger, who has served on the IFRA Board since 2017, succeeds Michael Carlos in the role.
The fragrance industry urges governments to recognize essential role of sector in fight against coronavirus
The industry's key role in the supply chain for cleaning and disinfecting products, and for hydroalcoholic gels, qualifies its manufacturing facilities as ‘critical infrastructure’.
A new chapter for Britain and Europe
Brexit Day is here: a unique and significant moment in the history of the United Kingdom and Europe. Now is the time to focus on what's next.
Helping people to enjoy fragrance with confidence: IFRA announces revisions to global safe use initiative
The International Fragrance Association is publishing an update to its flagship safe use program, the IFRA Standards. The IFRA Standards set maximum use levels on the use of certain fragrances in finished consumer goods products based on scientific research into potential health and environmental effects. The latest updaterepresents the most significant change to the Standards in many years.
报告显示，香料能使消费品的价值提升10倍 新近一份报告显示，香料能将香水、化妆品和清洁产品的价值提升10倍。 “香料的价值”是专业服务公司普华永道代表国际香料协会(IFRA)实施的一项研究。该研究显示，仅香料成分的制造就为全球经济带来了72亿欧元的增值，对于25个消费品类别的增值则介于480亿至720亿欧元之间。 亚太地区的香料行业在全球增值**中所占比例高达42%，其中中国是全球最大的推动因素，仅一个国家就创造了15.4亿欧元（合16.9亿美元）的增值。新加坡是香料行业的研发和创新中心，创造的直接增值达2.27亿欧元（合2.48亿美元）。
Scents and sound
To mark International Podcast Day on 30 September, we have put together a small selection of podcasts and radio programs about scent, smell, fragrance and perfume. Download, take a listen, and enjoy...
Fragrance makes the difference: new study highlights social and economic value of fragrance industry
A new report prepared by PwC for The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) shows fragrance provides €7.2bn in Value Added and can boost value of consumer products by factor of ten.
EPAA grants to give support for alternatives to animal testing
The European Partnership for Alternatives to Animal Testing (EPAA) invites submissions for 3Rs Student Grants and 2019 Refinement Prize.
IFRA joins EPAA and CEFIC-LRI in alternatives workshop
IFRA Europe joined with the European Partnership for Alternatives to Animal Testing and Cefic-LRI to convene relevant industry and EU Members State regulatory agencies to a meeting at the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) in Helsinki on 7-8 February 2019.
Fragrance industry renews pledge to multi-stakeholder partnership for consumer protection
Senior parliamentarians have welcomed the renewed commitment of the international fragrance industry to a multi-stakeholder partnership focused on the safety of fragrance allergens.