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International Paint and Printing Ink Council

For over two decades IPPIC has worked to improve communication and coordinate policy on matters of international concern to the paint and printing inks industry. The council provides a forum for exchange and cooperation on major issues and priorities facing the industry, and has established itself as a global voice for the industry.

This site contains comprehensive information about the council, its global advocacy efforts, upcoming meetings and events, and the new Global Paint & Coatings Industry Market Analysis Report (2011-2016).

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Marine Coatings Technical Committee

The next meeting of the IPPIC Marine Coatings Technical Committee (MCTC) will take place on September 27, 2016 (9.00-17.00) and September 28, 2016 (9.00-12.00). An agenda will be posted as soon as it is available. The meeting will be hosted by CHUGOKU MARINE PAINTS, LTD at the Sheraton Grand Hiroshima Hotel [http://www.starwoodhotels.com/sheraton/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=3595&language=en_US&localeCode=en_US] in Hiroshima, Japan.

2017 IPPIC Annual Meeting

Inn at Laurel Point, Victoria, BC CANADA IMPORTANT INFORMATION on the 2017 IPPIC Meeting and Hotel Registration Information for IPPIC Attendees Our good friends at CPCA in Canada have provided us with details to register for the upcoming 2017 IPPIC Meeting in Victoria BC, CANADA (see linked document). The Secretariat is providing it today as some IPPIC members wanted to secure their travel arrangements. Remember…… 2017 IPPIC Meeting (including the Industry Stewardship Committee and Public Affair Workshop) MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27 TO THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2017 INN AT LAUREL POINT, 680 MONTREAL ROAD, VICTORIA. BRITISH COLUMBIA Please complete the registration form and return to CPCA and the IPPIC Secretariat as noted. It is also necessary for you to book your own hotel at the hotel website, which is offering a preferred rate and a reserved block of rooms available both before and after the meeting. To book your hotel, the attached document advises using the link provided (click on the link, but if it does not open, copy and paste the link in in your browser). NOTE: The deadline for reserving under our block of rooms is January 25, 2017. We are also providing the hotel link here: http://bookings.ihotelier.com/bookings.jsp?groupID=1555758&hotelID=12209 Lastly, for assistance please do not hesitate to call Micheline Foucher at CPCA (613-231-3604) or by email at mfoucher@canpaint.com. Our thanks to CPCA! We look forward to the meeting! Steve Sides For the Secretariat International Paint and Printing Ink Council, Inc. (IPPIC) 1500 Rhode Island Avenue NW Washington, DC 20005 USA secretariat@ippic.org 202-462-8731 Office Direct 202-462-8549 Fax 202-492-6597 Cell

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World Health Organization (WHO) International Lead Poisoning Prevention Week of Action
October 25-31, 2015

The International Paint and Printing Ink Council, Inc. (IPPIC) supports the World Health Organization’s (WHO) International Lead Poisoning Prevention Week of Action, October 25-31, 2015. To mark this important week, the American Coatings Association (ACA) as IPPIC Secretariat and fellow associations around the globe rededicate their collective support of WHO and United Nations’ Environmental Program’s (UNEP) Lead Prevention Alliance (LPA).



Brazilian Paint Manufacturers Association

American Coatings Association

Mexican Paint and Printing Ink Manufacturers Association

APMF — Australia
Australian Paint Manufacturers' Federation

British Coatings Federation

BOSAD — Turkey
Turkish Paint and Coatings Industry

CEPE — European Union
European Council of the Paint, Printing Ink and Artists' Colours Industry

CNCIA — China
China National Coatings Industry Association

CPCA — Canada
Canadian Paint and Coatings Association

FIPEC — France
French Paints, Printing Inks, Artist Colours and Adhesives Association

IPA — India
Indian Paint Association

JPMA — Japan
Japan Paint Manufacturers Association

SAPMA — South Africa
South African Paint
Manufacturers Association

VdL — Germany
German Paint and Printing Ink Industry Association

NZPMF - New Zealand 
New Zealand Paint Manufacturers Federation

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