Univar is one of the world’s leading distributors of industrial and specialty chemicals. Univar represents over 2,500 chemical producers and provides its customer base, made up of 80,000 customers, with a full portfolio of products. Univar operates a network of more than 170 facilities in North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region, and Latin America, with additional sales offices located in Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. In 2010, Univar reported sales of $7.9 billion. For more information, visit: www.univar.com.
Operating from 56 distribution centres in 25 countries across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, Univar’s 2,200 local employees serve more than 28,900 customers in a diverse range of industries including coatings, food, personal care, pharmaceuticals, and other major sectors. To learn more about Univar Europe, please visit: www.univareurope.com.
SAFECHEM, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company is an experienced provider of services and solutions related to the safe and sustainable use of solvents in industrial cleaning. With offices in Düsseldorf, Paris, and Midland, MI, SAFECHEM serves in close cooperation with a network of responsible distributors over 7,000 customers world-wide. SAFECHEM is committed to the principles of Responsible Care® and Product Stewardship and develops additional business models and services for the sustainable and innovative use of chemicals.
Further information on SAFECHEM and the closed-loop SAFE-TAINER™ system is available at www.safechem-europe.com. Expert know-how around the entire cleaning process is available via the information platform CHEMAWARE™ under www.chemaware.org.
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