ACPA is a non-profit organisation representing major producers of activated carbon in Europe. ACPA Sector Group gathers the main European producers and reactivators of activated carbon. This European Association operates under the umbrella of Cefic, the European Chemical Industry Council located in Brussels. Its main objectives are the following:

  • Represent the interests of the European activated carbon Industry;
  • Provide a forum where health, environment and safety matters affecting the production, handling and use of the products can be discussed.

The activities of this sector group are among others to compile internal statistics on the market for activated carbon, monitor the EU regulations affecting activated carbon and in particular the REACH and CLP regulations.