2008: In the period prior to the end of pre-signing the REACH Regulation, four Italian companies in the dyeing sector, gave rise to a discussion on how to manage the costs of registration.
2011: The companies meet the Italian authorities responsible for REACH Regulation, the National Institute of Health (ISS) and the Ministry of Economic Development (MED).
2012: Reach Center and Federchimica begin to coordinate the work of the companies involved.
2012: The companies participating in the seminar REACH / Qasr organized by ISS and the Ministry of Health.
2012: Dye-Staff was officially founded by 11 members.
2012: The companies sign a petition to the European Parliament and the European Commission, requesting an aid in the management of the methodology Qasr and in the grouping of substances.
2013: The Institute Mario Negri receives from Dye-Staff funds for the preparation of data and to group colors.
2013: Begins the EU Life+ Prosil project.
2013: The project of cooperation get new members and you get to 13 companies.
2013: allocated a scholarship Kode / M. Negri.
2014: The socio-economic study of W & C is completed and presented to the ISS, the Ministry of Health and the MED. The Italian authorities for REACH decide to present the case in Caracal and at the ESPG that brings together the Ministries of Industry of the United States.
2014: The study of W & C is presented in Caracal on behalf of the Italian state.
2014: Meeting with Echa for access to information and data on the substances included in the NONS Directive.
2015: Two companies of the Group are visited by ECHA officials to document the state of SMEs in the path of the REACH registration.
2015: The Group participates in several meetings with the Ministries of Health and Economic Development.
2015: Birth of the Dye-Staff website and the Group hires a press office to give visibility to the cooperation, increase its credibility and reputation and encourage internationalization.