SFEL is a member of the European Federation Euro Fed Lipid.

The European Federation for the Science and Technology of Lipids (Euro Fed Lipid) was created in October 2000, on the joint initiative of the German Association, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Fettwissenschaf (DGF) and AFECG (now Sfel).

Euro Fed Lipid is a federation of 11 scientific associations concerned with Lipids, Fats and Oils. The federation represents 2000 individuals and companies:

For research and knowledge

As a non-profit organization, the Federation aims to promote :

  • cooperation and exchanges between the various European societies and associations,
  • the development of fundamental and applied lipid research activities at European level,
  • the dissemination of scientific and technical knowledge on lipids

Frank Amoneit is Managing Director.

An annual symposium

Euro Fed Lipid organizes an annual European symposium, and is responsible for editing the European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology (EJL).