At the British Chemicals Association we provide a home for companies wherever they sit in the chemical industry supply chain, where they can keep abreast of industry and regulatory developments and benefit from the collective voice which membership provides.
Our 125 members range from chemical manufacturers and product formulators to distributors, service providers and retailers. Together we make a significant contribution to sustainability and the economy.Find out more
We understand the industry and represent members' interests through engagement with Government, the regulators and other stakeholders in the UK and through involvement at the European level. We help shape the regulatory landscape within which our members have to operate.
We run seminars and specialist training courses for staff professional development on scientific, technical and regulatory topics, helping to promote sustainable product development and innovation. Events are open BCA members and non-members.
We provide timely and targeted information on regulatory and industry developments essential for the running of businesses operating in the industry. This, together with the voice we provide for members and our help with professional development, supports our members and helps their businesses thrive.
Our membership is diverse and representative of the whole chemical industry supply chain. Our members range in size from multi-nationals to SMEs and sole traders, and include chemical manufacturers, product formulators, distributors, retailers and service providers.Find out more
Our members’ interests are diverse. No matter where they sit in the supply chain, regardless of their size, or what their specific interests are, we provide all members with information and support relevant to the running of any business operating in the industry. To support our members further we operate a range of sector groups for those with special interests in surfactants, biocidal products, personal care and water treatment.
What we do