Flame Retardants Europe

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Lobbying Costs

None declared

None declared

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1.5 Fte (4)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Flame Retardants Europe   (FRE)

    EU Transparency Register

    961627032521-50 First registered on 06 Sep 2018

    Goals / Remit

    Flame Retardants Europe (FRE) is an association representing the flame retardants industry at European level. It is currently in the process of becoming an AISBL. The objective of the association is to promote the role and safe use of flame retardant technologies and represent the European flame retardant industry's interests. In order to achieve this, the association undertakes the following activities:
    - Promote the role of flame retardant technologies as part of the fire safety toolbox.
    - Promote product stewardship for the sound management of flame retardants.
    - Promote the sensible and safe use of flame retardant technologies across its different applications.
    - Seek to advance and promote fire safety, including seeking improvement in fire safety standards.
    - Represent the European flame retardant industry’s interests towards the European Union and other national and supranational organisations and authorities.
    - Seek co-operation with industry organisations, consumers organisations, NGOs, universities and other interest groups.
    - Promote scientific knowledge related to the use of flame retardants and assessing accurately its use with the best available scientific knowledge.

    Main EU files targeted

    REACH; POPs; CLP Regulation; RoHS; EDC criteria; non-toxic environment strategy; EU Product Policy Framework; Construction Products Regulation; General Product Safety Directive; OSH legislation; Circular Economy; Plastics Strategy; Waste Framework Directive; Interface between chemicals, waste and product legislation; Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive; End-of-life vehicles Directive; EU Ecolabel; Ecodesign Directive; EU GPP Criteria; Brexit


    Head Office
    Rue du Luxembourg 22-24
    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

    Ms Isabel De Castro (Executive Director)

    Person with legal responsibility

    Ms Adriana Jalba (President)

  • Categories


    II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    Polystyrene Loop Network - Members are industry representatives from the whole polystyrene foam value chain: PS foam manufacturers, raw material and additives suppliers, foam converters, and recyclers.The PolyStyreneLoop Cooperative is set up to demonstrate the feasibility of a large-scale demo plant as a closed-loop solution for the recycling of polystyrene (PS) insulation foam waste and the recovery of bromine. The planned demonstration plant in Terneuzen, Netherlands, will work with the CreaSolv® Technology.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Closed financial year

    None declared

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    None declared

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities


    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: https://commissioners.ec.europa.eu/index_en All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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