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SAFECHEM Announces New Owner: 
Duesseldorf, January 2017 – CBPE Capital Committed to Supporting SAFECHEM’s Long-term Strategy. Click here to read the full article.

 

SAFECHEM Wins European Responsible Care® Award 2016 across All Categories 
Florence, October 2016 – SAFECHEM was recognized by Cefic with the European Responsible Care Award 'Product Stewardship Special Accenture Award' for its Chemical Leasing business model, which unlocks the potential of Circular Economy. Click here to read the full article.

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SENSENE modified alcohol – the new solvent from Dow and SAFECHEM for textile cleaning 
Duesseldorf, August 2016 – With SENSENE, Dow and SAFECHEM presented an innovation based on modified alcohol for high-quality textile cleaning at this year's Texcare. The new solvent convinces all senses with its excellent cleaning performance, a pleasant smell and a great touch of the textiles, while cleaning in a gentle way. In terms of the environment and business sense, SENSENE sets new standards with both its formulation and with time and cost benefits. Click here to read the full article.

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SAFECHEM Circular Economy Business Case presented at the Sustainable Chemistry Conference in Berlin 
Berlin, September 25, 2015 – SAFECHEM was invited to present a business case together with the German Asphalt Paving Association at the International Sustainable Chemistry Conference "The Way Forward" in Berlin. Click here to read the full article.

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SAFECHEM presented Chemical Leasing at "Conference of the Parties" for Basel COP 12, Rotterdam COP 7 and Stockholm COP 7 
Geneva, May 14, 2015 – SAFECHEM presented COMPLEASE™ Chemical Leasing at a UNIDO side-event during the "Conference of the Parties" for Basel COP 12, Rotterdam COP 7 and Stockholm COP 7. Steffen Saecker, Business Manager SAFECHEM, discussed this innovative Business Model in a panel with representatives from the German and Austrian environmental ministries and from UNIDO. Chemical Leasing offers great potential to support global compliance as a best practice risk management tool for the optimized use of chemicals based on enhanced know-how pooling of all partners along the value chain.

COP Chemical Leasing Side Event 

UNEP Selects SAFECHEM as Business Case for Eco-Innovation 
November 2014 – The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) selected SAFECHEM as business case within the Eco-Innovation Project, funded by the European Commission. SAFECHEM implemented sustainability throughout its operations and the value chain. The according publication ‘The Business Case for Eco-Innovation’ was issued on November 5, 2014.
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SAFECHEM Presented as Example for Eco-Innovation in Spain 
November 2014 – SAFECHEM was identified and presented as an example for eco-innovation by Laboratorio Ecoinnovación, next to cases such as PUMA, Rolls-Royce, Unilever and CAR2GO. It is an initiative created by a cooperation agreement between Fundación Fórum Ambiental and La Obra Social “La Caixa” with the support of the Industry Association Foment de Treball. It recognizes companies who implemented innovations as response to environmental challenges, while improving business competitiveness.
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Report in Chemical Watch - Dow submits authorization applications for trichloroethylene 
August 2014 – In one of the first authorisation applications prepared by a manufacturer of a substance, rather than a user, Dow and its Safechem subsidiary have produced an application for the use of trichloroethylene (TCE/TRI) in surface cleaning in closed systems, plus additional uses such as asphalt testing.
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The choice of the right cleaning agent is key for reliable, sustainable and economical parts cleaning 
August 2014 – In many industries parts cleanliness has become an important quality criteria. Defined cleanliness specifications have to be fulfilled. The financial, personal, and technical effort for achieving these requirements depends critically on the choice of the right cleaning agent.
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SAFECHEM presented as success story in publication of the German Ministry for the Environment 
July 2013 – SAFECHEM is very proud to be demonstrated as best practice in a recent publication by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) in cooperation with the Confederation of German Industry (BDI). The brochure “Green economy in practice – success stories from German companies” aims at motivating companies to look for their own way to operate sustainably and opportunity-oriented while meeting the trend “Greening the Economy”. SAFECHEM is with COMPLEASE™ Chemical Leasing one of 22 selected example companies to demonstrate this with creativity and innovation.
For further information please visit the BMU Website.

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New MAXICHECK™ Test Kit for DOWCLENE™ 1601 
November 2012 – SAFECHEM introduces the new test kit MAXICHECK™ DCL-1N. The advanced test kit not only allows for precise and documentable measurement results, but also increases process reliability and can contribute to an extended life span of the solvent.
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MAXICHECK test kit 

CHEMAWARE™ Solvent Trainings
SAFECHEM Europe provides on-site trainings for safe, sustainable and cost effective cleaning processes using solvents. Participants can gain basic knowledge to minimise solvent consumption and to further improve cleaning results.

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Training Room 

SAFECHEM Recognized with Global Chemical Leasing Award in Two Categories
June 2012 - SAFECHEM Europe is recognized for its COMPLEASE™ Chemical Leasing business model with two Global Chemical Leasing Awards by the German and Austrian Ministries of the Environment, as well as UNIDO. The official Award ceremony took place during the ACHEMA show in Frankfurt.

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Recognition award