ESIG training : introduction to solvents

Introduction to solvents

This introductory course to the solvents industry is designed for newcomers in the solvents sector and other professionals looking to ‘refresh’ their knowledge about solvents. This course is useful to those in commercial or administrative areas, and is given together with the UK-based Solvents Industry Association (SIA). The course is purposely kept small to encourage interaction and ensure dynamic discussions. Register now to secure your place.


  • The history of solvents
  • An introduction to petrochemicals and solvents
  • Where solvents come from
  • Types of solvents
  • Choosing the right solvent
  • Solvent end-uses and applications
  • Regulations related to solvents
  • Transport and packaging
  • Product stewardship across the supply chain

Practical information

Fee : Free for ESIG members and 250 € for non-members.

Language : Trainings are typically conducted in English.

Next Training :
To be announced

Location :
To be announced

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