Our Mission

The Solvents Industry Association exists to promote the safe, sustainable and responsible use of chemical solvents and to ensure that the regulatory framework relevant to the manufacture, storage, distribution and their use is based on sound science and best practice.

Solvent Industry Association Mission

What we do


Since its establishment, the SIA has sought to promote the UK's Solvent consumers, distributors and manufacturers. The SIA is the single point of contact that industry and Regulators can use as the medium to educate and to advocate best practice.

SIA News


NEWS | COURSES


Welcoming Leading Solvents to our Membership

The SIA is delighted to welcome York-based solvents supplier, Leading Solvents to our Membership. Established in 1986, Leading Solvents is […]

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NEWS | COURSES


SIA AGM Report 2021

The SIA has released its report from the 2021 Annual General Meeting, which took place at Mottram Hall, Cheshire on […]

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NEWS | COURSES


SIA Members Raise £900 for Isaac’s Gift Charity

The traditional SIA Charity Raffle, which took place at the 2021 Annual General Meeting, raised £900 for Hampshire-based children’s charity, […]

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NEWS | COURSES


New SIA Chair Presents Award to Kevin Morgan

Former SIA Chair Kevin Morgan was recognised for his services to the Association by being presented with the traditional silver […]

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SIA Guidance Notes


GUIDANCE | NEWS

SIA Guidance Notes

The work of the SIA’s Technical Committee is often published as Guidance Notes, relating to topics important to our members and solvents end-users. Our comprehensive Guidance Notes are available free of charge, and can be downloaded.

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SIA Safety Films


Safe Handling of Solvents

SAFETY FILMS


Safe Handling of Solvents

Multi-lingual Versions

So, You Think You Know About Solvents?

SAFETY FILMS


So, You Think You Know About Solvents?

Multi-lingual Versions

Solvents and IBCs

SAFETY FILMS


Solvents and IBCs

Multi-lingual Versions

Solvents and Static Electricity

SAFETY FILMS


Solvents and Static Electricity

Multi-lingual Versions

Solvents and the Safe Use of Gloves

SAFETY FILMS


Solvents and the Safe Use of Gloves

Multi-lingual Versions

SIA Membership


If you would like to become a member of the SIA, and experience the benefits of being part of an Association which brings real value to its members, then join now by contacting Andrew Norman, SIA General Secretary.

Telephone +44 (0)7758 118675 or Email info@solvents.org.uk