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


Elementrix Joins the SIA

    The Solvents Industry Association is delighted to welcome Cumbria-based business, Elementrix to their growing list of Members. Elementrix […]

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SIA Members Raise more than £1,000 for Myeloma UK

Members and guests at the recent SIA Spring Dinner event at the Magic Circle in London raised more than £1,000 […]

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SIA Spring Dinner 2022 – Magic Circle, London

Following a 2-year absence due to the Covid pandemic, the Solvents Industry Association Annual Spring Dinner took place on Thursday […]

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SIA Re-issues Updated Guidance Note 60

The Technical Committee of the Solvents Industry Association has updated and re-issued their Guidance Note 60 – Safe Use and […]

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SIA Guidance Notes


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

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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