European Association of Chemical Distributors

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Lobbying Costs

25,000€ - 49,999€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.5 Fte (2)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    European Association of Chemical Distributors   (Fecc)

    EU Transparency Register

    0346440357-87 First registered on 03 Sep 2008

    Goals / Remit

    Fecc is the voice of the Chemical Distribution Industry in Europe and represents around 1,600 companies of which many are small and medium sized companies (SMEs). Fecc and its members contribute to innovation and sustainability besides adding value in the supply chain, by sourcing, developing, marketing, and distributing a wide range of specialty chemicals and ingredients to over one million downstream users ranging from automotive, electronics, paint, construction to pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food and nutrition industries, each with their own specialised needs. Fecc promotes initiatives such as Responsible Care, Product Stewardship and Good Trade and Distribution Practices. Fecc and its working committees provide services and information on current and proposed legislation to the members while at the same time providing feedback to the European Institutions.

    Main EU files targeted

    - REACH implementation
    - Classification, Labelling and Packaging of substances and mixtures (CLP)
    - Biocidal products
    - Quality Requirements for the supply to the pharmaceutical, food, feed and cosmetics industry
    - International trade of chemicals
    - Market access third countries
    - Explosives and Drug precursors
    - Transport & Security Issues, e.g. Explosives Precursors Regulation (EU) 2019/1148
    - The Seveso Directive
    - Trade Policy, e.g. Brexit
    - Competition Policy
    - EU Industry Policy
    - Circular Economy / EU Green Deal
    - Sustainability
    - Digitalization (e.g. Digital Transport and Logistics Forum - DTLF) / Artificial Intelligence


    Head Office
    Rue du Luxembourg, 16b
    Brussels 1000
    EU Office
    Rue du Luxembourg, 16b
    Brussels 1000


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    Member of the International Chemical Trade Association
    Affiliate member to Cefic
    Member of EuroCommerce:

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    25,000€ - 49,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    25,000€ - 49,999€

    Other financial info

    The above amount is an estimate of the percentage of each employee devoted to direct representation based upon their annual salary. It does not include costs of travel.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Competent Authorities for Biocidal Products (Regulation (EU) No 528/2012)#E03125# #Observer #C#Industry, Other#Digital Transport and Logistics Forum#E03280# #Member #C#Industry#Commission's expert group on implementation of the Rotterdam Convention on international trade in certain dangerous chemicals#E00483# #Observer #C#Industry#Expert Group on Land Transport Security#E02821# #Observer #C#Industry#Seveso expert group#E02612# #Observer #C#Industry#Standing Committee on Precursors#E03245# #Observer #C#Industry

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    - Responsible Care programme a voluntary initiative to improve health, safety, security and environmental performance of the chemical distribution sector.
    - EU-OSHA Campaign - Safety at work
    - EU Industry Days
    - Webinars to facilitate regulatory compliance and good practice exchange (Guidelines)

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    1 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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