IFATCC is as a non-commercial and non-profit entity.
The Federation carries forward activities for the promotion of co-operation on a worldwide basis between the affiliated Textile Chemists and Colourists associations existing in different nations.
IFATCC has been based in Milan (Italy) since 2016.
The Federation is also known with the following names:
– International Federation of Associations of Textile Chemists and Colourists
– Internationale Föderation der Vereine der Textilchemiker und Coloristen
– Fédération Internationale des Associations des Chimistes du Textile et de la Couleur
– Federazione Internazionale delle Associazioni di Chimica Tessile e Coloristica
– Federación Internacional de las Associaciones de Químicos y Coloristas Textiles