A.I.S.E., the International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products, is the official representative body of this industry in Europe. Our membership totals 29 national associations across Europe, 17 corporate members and 11 value chain partners. The A.I.S.E. network of members represents over 900 companies supplying both household and professional cleaning and maintenance products and services across Europe.


  • A.I.S.E. Cleaning & Hygiene Forum 2022

    A.I.S.E.’s Cleaning and Hygiene Forum which will take place on 7 December 2022 (15:00 – 17:30 CET). The event will be virtual. Read more

  • Sustainable cleaning

    A.I.S.E.’s leadership of voluntary sustainability initiatives is a key strength of the cleaning and maintenance products industry in Europe. Read more

  • Health and hygiene

    Cleaning products play an essential part in modern society, enabling cleanliness and hygiene which is so important for health and wellbeing. Read more

  • Professional cleaning & hygiene

    Keeping our homes clean is very important; but did you realise how critical it is for society to have clean and hygienic public and industrial places such as schools, hospitals, offices, stations, airports and food and beverage production sites? Read more

  • Economic Analysis of the Impacts to the Detergents, Maintenance and Cleaning Products Industry of the Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability

    A.I.S.E. is a proactive forward-looking trade association with more than 30 years' experience leading industry initiatives that drive safer sustainable production and use of our products. We fully support the objectives of the EU Green Deal for continuous improvement of the sustainability and safety of our products under the Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability (CSS). Read more

Latest news

A.I.S.E. Charter for Sustainable Cleaning joins Amazon’s Climate Pledge Friendly Certifications

A.I.S.E.’s landmark Charter for Sustainable Cleaning has been recognised by Amazon as an industry sustainability standard that can help their customers make more sustainable choices when shopping for cleaning products and detergents. Amazon shoppers will now be able to search specifically for products that meet the Charter’s product industry standards, and these products will display the green “Climate Pledge Friendly” label on their listings.

A.I.S.E. Annual Cleaning and Hygiene Forum highlights the innovations and challenges driving a greener industry

The 15th A.I.S.E. Annual Cleaning and Hygiene Forum took place on 8 December 2022, bringing together representatives from European Institutions, Member States, NGOs, industry, and value-chain partners to discuss how changing legislation and customer expectations are driving innovation in the sector. Moderated by Jacki Davis, participants discussed how the Green Deal is shifting industry mindsets, the scientific foundations of circular economy, how to work together harmoniously and the role of the A.I.S.E. on its 70th anniversary.

Members list


A.I.S.E.'s membership spans right across Europe. National associations have a central role to play. Organised at country level, their membership is composed of companies from a specific industry sector, whatever their size, that are active on the market. The product diversity represented is reflected in the structure of A.I.S.E.’s national associations through their membership.

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