AISE: The International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products


A.I.S.E. is the International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products. Based in Brussels, A.I.S.E. has been the voice of the industry to EU regulators for over 65 years. Membership consists of 29 national associations across Europe, 18 corporate members and 13 value chain partners. Through this extensive network, A.I.S.E. represents over 900 companies supplying household and professional cleaning products and services across Europe.

A.I.S.E. has a long history in leading voluntary industry initiatives that focus on sustainable design, manufacturing and consumption, product safety and safe use of products by consumers and professional customers.

To deliver effective, innovative and sustainable products, companies in the cleaning and maintenance products industry interact with a broad number of related industry sectors in the value chain, including surfactants, fragrances and enzymes, as well as with other industries with which they share common interests, such as product manufacturers of washing machines and dishwashers.

The chart below provides an overview of the A.I.S.E. value chain.

AISE Value Chain


Figures released today in A.I.S.E.’s Annual Activity & Sustainability Report show:

  • 39% less CO2 emissions (per tonne of production) vs 2006
  • 39% less energy use (per tonne of production) vs 2006
  • 19.2% of recycled plastic material in packaging


A.I.S.E.’s Activity & Sustainability Report 2021-2022 emphasises the critical role the soaps, detergents, and maintenance products sector plays in modern society and A.I.S.E.’s long-term commitment to improving the sustainability of the industry. The report highlights the sector’s substantial economic contribution: annual total market value of €39,8 billion, made up of the household (€32,4bn) and professional (€7,4 bn) sectors and our work on product stewardship, sustainability, and the professional cleaning & hygiene sector.

Contact Details:

Boulevard du Souverain 165 – 4th floor
1160 Brussels (Belgium) BE
Phone: + 32 (0)2 679 62 60
Fax: +32 (0)2 679 62 79
E-mail: [email protected]
Website: https://www.aise.eu/

List of Members: The International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products

wdt_ID Member Contact Person Address Phone Fax Email Website
1 A.I.S.E. National Association Ordinary Members
2 FCIO - Fachverband der Chemischen Industrie Österreichs Mr Christian Gründling Wiedner Hauptstrasse 63 A-1045, Vienna, Austria +43 590900 3348 +43 590900 280 [email protected] https://www.fcio.at/
3 DETIC - Belgian/Luxembourg association for manufacturers and distributors of cosmetics, detergents, cleaning products, adhesives and sealants, biocides, related products & aerosol technology Ms Françoise Van Tiggelen Boulevard Reyers 80 B-1030, Brussels, Belgium +32 2 238 97 65 +32 2 230 82 88 [email protected] http://www.detic.be/
4 HGK - Hrvatska Gospodarska Komora (Detergent and Cosmetics Affiliation of Croatian Chamber of Economy) Ms Marijana Sabljic Rooseveltov trg 2 10000, , Zagreb, Croatia +385 31 513 528 +385 31 513 526 [email protected] https://www.hgk.hr/
5 CSZV - Ceske sdruzeni pro znackove vyrobky Mr Lukas Horak Tešnov 5 110 00, Prague 1, Czech Republic + 420 222 316 606 + 420 224 805 633 [email protected] http://www.cszv.cz/
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