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 manufacturers.

latest news

EU Health Summit – Register now!

21 Feb 2020

As a member of the EU Health Coalition, EFCG is delighted to invite you to the upcoming EU Health Summit “Time for Action” which will take place on the 4th and 5th of May at the Flemish Parliament...

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Press Release – API manufacturers address critical medicines shortages leaving Europeans and Americans vulnerable and dependent on Asian supplies

12 Feb 2020

EFCG - BPTF Press release 12/02/2020 Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) manufacturers express their concerns and urge EU and US authorities for action as the Coronavirus outbreak in China furt...

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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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upcoming events

EU Health Summit – 4&5 May 2020

04 May 2020 - Brussels

As a member of the EU Health Coalition, EFCG is delighted to invite you to the upcoming EU Health Summit “Time for Action” which will take place on the 4th and 5th of May at the Flemish Parliament...

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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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