making the essential building blocks for today’s crop protection products

ensuring increased farming yields and preventing plant and livestock diseases.
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making the essential building blocks for today’s pharmaceuticals

two-thirds of fine chemicals are used as Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) or excipients in medicines.
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about fine chemicals

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the industry

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european fine chemicals industry… read more

who we are

efcg is the forum & the voice of the
european fine chemicals manufacturers.

latest news

Addressing the acute and complex issue of medicines shortages

13 Jan 2020

Medicines shortages are increasingly becoming an acute issue, putting undue strain on healthcare professionals and endangering the well-being and life of patients throughout Europe....

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EU and US reach a milestone in mutual recognition of inspections of medicines manufacturers

15 Jul 2019

EMA Press release 12/07/2019 With the recognition by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of Slovakia, the European Union and the United States have now fully implemented the mutual recognition...

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Chemspec 2020 event – Cologne

05 Jul 2019

May 26th 2020 – Cologne, Germany EFCG annual Crop Protection & Fine Chemicals Forum On 26 May 2020, EFCG will welcome industry guests for an open forum in the afternoon, followed by its tradi...

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upcoming events

EU Health Summit – 4&5 May 2020

04 May 2020 - Brussels

As a partner of the EU Health Coalition, EFCG is proud to announce that the second edition of the EU Health Summit will take place in Brussels on 4th and 5th May. More information will follow on this...

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Chemspec 2020 event – Cologne

26 May 2020 - Cologne, Germany

On 26 May 2020, EFCG will welcome industry guests for an open forum in the afternoon, followed by its traditional Chemspec event in the evening. The full programme and registration link will be avail...

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