The International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Chemical Industry is industry-focused aims to promote prevention in the chemical and chemical-related industries, including:

The chemical industry
The pharmaceutical industry
The plastics industry
The paint and inks industry
The petroleum industry
The rubber industry

The biotechnology industry.Based on the standing orders, the Section is committed to increasing safety and health protection worldwide by first and foremost improving the international exchange of information, particularly through international symposia, working groups and the dissemination of specialist brochures.

 

President

Thomas Köhler, General Manager of the BG RCI (Berufsgenossenschaft Rohstoffe und chemische Industrie; German Social Accident Insurance Institution for the Raw Materials and Chemical Industry), Heidelberg, Germany. President

Secretary General

Dr. Harald Wellhäußer, Deputy head of prevention; Stlv. Präventionsleiter, BG RCI (Berufsgenossenschaft Rohstoffe und chemische Industrie; German Social Accident Insurance Institution for the Raw Materials and Chemical Industry), Heidelberg, Germany. Secretary General