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 and beyond. Through this network, we represent over 900 companies supplying both household and professional cleaning and maintenance products and services. These range from small and medium-sized enterprises to large multinationals.


  • A.I.S.E. Information Day 2014

    A.I.S.E. will this year focus its annual Information Day on the benefits of the industrial and institutional (I&I) cleaning sector. Read more

  • Product safety and innovation

    One of the top priorities of A.I.S.E.and its network is to help ensure cleaning and maintenance products are safe to use and used safely. 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

  • DetNet

    The Detergent Industry Network for CLP Classification is a new initiative that helps detergents manufacturers to classify and label their products in accordance with European legislation. Read more

Latest news

International Cleaning Product Network welcomes new members & launches new web portal

Montreux, Switzerland, 6 October, 2014 – The International Network of Cleaning Product Associations (INCPA) welcomed two new member organizations – representing the Indian and Mexican marketplaces – as global cleaning products industry leaders gathered at the World Conference on Fabric and Home Care in Montreux, Switzerland.

A.I.S.E. Information Day 2014 - Register now!

A.I.S.E. will this year focus its 11th annual Information Day event on the benefits of the Industrial & Institutional (I&I) cleaning sector. Representing almost 20% of the value of the total sector in Europe, with about € 6.5 billion turnover, the I&I sector is dynamic. The key features and the various contributions the sector brings to the delivery of hygiene and sustainable cleaning solutions will be highlighted at the event.

Members list

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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.