Program

Monday March 02nd, 2020

07:30-9:00
Workshop:TSCA CDR-rule (Chemical Data Reporting) - hands-on
Chair
Reporting for the 2020 CDR begins June 1, 2020 – this workshop enables industry to better understand the updated requirements of the CDR rule as well as guidance on the actual reporting

NN*, US EPA
Mark Herwig,
United Technologies Corporation
Kathleen Roberts,
Bergeson & Campbell

09:15-11:15
Seminar 1: The amended TSCA and its 2020 priorities, implementation and direction for new and existing chemicals - PART I
In depth SEMINAR
Chair
Lynn Bergeson,
Bergeson & Campbell
45’
Overview of the amended TSCA and its 2020 priorities, implementation and direction for new and existing chemicals
NN*, US EPA
20’
What’s “new” in relation to the now in effect “Active” Chemical Substances Inventory (“TSCA Inventory”)
Mark Herwig,
United Technologies Corporation
40’
New Chemicals: Securing Not Likely Findings, and Learning to Navigate Significant New Use Rules (SNURs)
Catherine Croke, Evonik
Richard Engler, Bergeson & Campbell
11:00-11:15
Q&A on new chemicals and TSCA
11:15-11:45
Coffee break
11:45-13.30
Seminar 1: The amended TSCA and its 2020 priorities, implementation and direction for new and existing chemicals - PART II
In depth SEMINAR
Chair
30’
Risk Evaluation of Methylene Chloride – case study
60’
Existing Chemicals: The New TSCA Risk Evaluation Paradigm: A Panel Discussion

13:15-13:30
Q&A and stakeholder feedback
13:30-14:30
Lunch break
14:30–16:15
Seminar 2: Hazardous chemicals information schemes - PART I
In depth SEMINAR
Chair
Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) – Tier 2 and Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) Program
Canadian National Pollutant Release Inventory
PRTR (Pollutant Release and Transfer Register) pilots and aims in Latin America in comparison with North America
Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFAT)

16:15-16:45
Coffee break
16:45-18:30
Seminar 2: Hazardous chemicals information schemes - PART II
In depth SEMINAR
Chair
The EU Waste Framework Directive and circular economy
Cristina de Avila, European Commission DG Environment
Circular economy and waste an industry perspective
Bart Vander Velpen,
Royal HaskoningDHV
Poison centre notification in Europe - Notification process and tools. Including the SCIP database (substances of concern in articles, as such or in complex objects (products) requirements
An industry view on poison centre notification
Q&A
18:30
End of Pre-Conference Day
19:00
Welcome reception
supported by : RoyalHaskoningDHV