Program

Wednesday Feb 07th, 2018

08:30-10:00
Session 5: REACH update EU and Turkey
25’
ECHA-update 2018 and beyond
Javier Sanchez Saez, ECHA
25’
Key aspects of REACH evaluation (substance and dossier) – including recommendations    
NN*, ECHA
20’
Turkey – ins and outs on Turkish REACH (KKDIK)
Ahu Cekim*, Ministry of Environment and Urbanization
20’
KKDIK and SEA (Turkish classification and labelling regulation); what challenges can the global industry expect and how to be prepared
Melih Babayiğit, CRAD
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:00
Session 6: REACH Evaluation, Authorisation and restriction
25’
Authorization process and experiences from an authority perspective    
Tim Bowmer*,
ECHA-RISK Assessment Committee
20’
Organising your business for authorisation - Lessons learned in authorization strategies how to build and maintain a successful dossier including a business case taking into account a spectrum of uses and involving downstream users    
NN*
25’
Case study: Impact on authorization/restriction of a potential carcinogenicity classification of poorly soluble non-toxic substances
Rüdiger V. Battersby, EBRC
20’
Risk management option analysis a prelude before deciding on restriction or authorisation; an industry perspective
Volker Soballa, Evonik
12:00-12:45
Q&A on REACH
All speakers from session 5 and 6
12:45-13:45
Lunch break
13:45-15:45
Session 7: Roundtable on managing business impact
20’
Role of courts in shaping the implementation of chemicals legislation (EU-REACH lessons for TSCA implementation
Herb Estreicher,
Keller and Heckman
20’
Regulations an opportunity for added value to business and leadership – an upper management perspective
  • What does upper management need to hear to effectively engage them in the business impact of key regulations?
  • Communication
  • Business realities and business cases
  • ……
NN*
20’
Global supply chain transparency initiatives – Data demands of fast moving consumer goods and retail from chemical industry
NN*
20’
Consequences of selling chemicals on the internet – who is selling your chemicals and is there a need to monitor and control this?
NN*
20’
Circular economy - Industry initiatives    
Bart Vander Velpen, Royal HaskoningDHV
20’
Roundtable discussion
 
15:45-16:15
Coffee break
16:15-18:15
Session 8: Practical implementation of GHS   
20’
GHS implementation in North America    
NN*
20’
GHS implementation in Asia-Pacific
NN*
30’
EU CLP regulation and poison centres (the next EU deadline) – information and notification    
Christian Gründling, FCIO
30’
Global Hazard communication and SDS
Karen Jordan, Lubrizol
20’
Panel discussion
 
18:15
End of Sessions - Day 2
19:00-22:30
Social Event
*...to be invited or not yet confirmed