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25 July 2017

GUIDANCE FOR THE DOP AND CE MARKING OF SANITARY APPLIANCES

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This guidance paper is drafted by the technical experts the European trade association for ceramic sanitary ware (FECS) chaired by the German trade association for ceramic sanitary ware (FSKI).
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EU funding programmes
19 July 2017

AN AMBITIOUS FP9 STRENGTHENING EUROPE’S INDUSTRIAL LEADERSHIP – JOINT DECLARATION BY INDUSTRY AND RTOS

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Cerame-Unie, along with 24 other industry and research stakeholders, calls on the European Union to develop an ambitious successor to Horizon 2020 to support industry’s contribution to research and innovation (R&I).
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Sectors
18 July 2017

THE EUROPEAN BATHROOM FORUM PROMOTES THE CREATION OF AN ENVIRONMENTAL LABEL FOR THE BATHROOM SPACE

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In a meeting held in Barcelona on the 11th July, the European Bathroom Forum defined the next steps to be taken in order to implement the Water Label initiative.
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Chemicals
17 July 2017

NEPSI SIGNATORIES PRESS RELEASE

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The Council and European Parliament has reached an agreement on the first wave revision of the Carcinogens and Mutagens Directive (CMD). Both Council and Parliament are now expected to adopt the text in September 2017.
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EU funding programmes
14 July 2017

INVENTORY OF R&I PROJECTS IN THE CERAMICS INDUSTRY

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A non-exhaustive inventory of EU financed project relevant to the ceramic industry is available
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Publications
Cerame-Unie
11 July 2017

JOINT DECLARATION FOR AN AMBITIOUS EU INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY

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Together with 130 Associations, Cerame-Unie has signed the Joint Declaration for an ambitious EU industrial strategy.
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Sustainable buildings
28 March 2017

WATER FOR LIFE MAGAZINE

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The European Water Label (EWL), is a simple and voluntary scheme that measures the water consumption of bathroom products.
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International Trade Negotiations
15 February 2017

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT APPROVES CETA

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After a debate in the Strasbourg Plenary the European Parliament voted in favour of CETA agreement with 408 positive votes, 254 objections and 33 abstentions.
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Emissions Trading Scheme
27 September 2016

ETS REFORM: 15 ASSOCIATIONS ASK YOU NOT TO SUPPORT TIERING

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Cerame-Unie, together with several other energy-intensive industries are under direct impact of the EU ETS, published a message to MEPs and politicians against the “tiered approach” to free allocation.
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Construction
11 May 2016

FECS & CEIR JOINT STATEMENT ON BIM

Position paper

CEIR and FECS identified that manufacturers must play a pivotal role in the ongoing development of an acceptable cross-country harmonised Building Information Modeling (BIM) system and therefore agreed to work together to achieve this goal.
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