Comité français des aérosols
Who are we ? The Comité Français des Aérosols was founded in 1958. We are a professional association representing and defending the interests of the aerosol industry:
Its members are :
  • Vendors of aerosols products (cosmetics, cleaning products, paint, etc.)
  • Custom packaging professionals
  • Suppliers of components (metal cans, glass bottles, valves and accessories)
  • Manufacturers and distributors of gas propellants, solvents and raw materials
  • Research laboratories
The CFA is an active member of the European Aerosol Federation based in Brussels.
The CFA has a privileged relationship with diferent adminstrative departments :
Industry, Economy, Consumption, Transport, Health, Environment, the AFNOR, consumer associations and the media. It also conducts information campaigns, targeting the general public, concerning the correct use of aerosols and environmental protection.
Lastly, the CFA is a recognized meeting point between the various players in the aerosol industry. The association regularly organises information meetings and training courses on aerosol-related professions.
The French aerosol industry generates turnover of some 2 billion Euros. It employs approximately 4,000 people in the production and sale of aerosols. More than 60 facilities throughout the country contribute to the French economy.
Comité exécutif
Gilles BAUDIN (L'Oréal) is President of the CFA and chairman of the executive committee. The other members are :
Xavier CAMIDEBACH
Valve Précision France, Vice Président
Bertrand GIBAULT
Akzo Nobel Industrial Chemicals BV, Trésorier
Philippe BEDEL
Inventec Performance Chemicals 
Vincent CAZELLES
Pierre Fabre
Frédéric COMPERAT
Colep
Frédéric GODIN

Kuwait Petroleum International Lubricants
Didier LEMESLE
F.C.A
Thibault de MAILLARD
Soppec
Francis MARMANDE
Aptar
Gérard MONFROY

Lindal France
Emmanuel PERRET
Ardagh
Guy REYNES
Chimie-Log
Carole SADAKA

Unilever France
Nathalie THYS
GSK