Program

Tuesday March 03rd, 2020

08:00-10:00
Session 1: Chemical Control Legislation in Latin America
Chair
20’
Intergovernmental Network on Chemicals and Waste for Latin America and the Caribbean
20’
Argentina - Overview on chemical management legislation
20’
Brazil - Overview and current focus on chemical control legislation
20’
Chile - Overview on chemical management legislation
20’
Colombia - Overview on chemical management legislation
20’
Mexico - Overview on chemical management legislation
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:00
Session 2: Chemical Control implementation in The Americas
Chair
30’
The Latin America Regulatory Forum – aims and achievements
30’
GHS implementation in Latin America – Including an overview of chemical control legislation and trade aspects in Costa Rica, Ecuador, Panama, Honduras, Venezuela, Uruguay, Peru and Paraguay
30’
GHS in North America
12:00-12:45
Q&A on The Americas
Chair
All speakers from session 1 and 2
12:45-13:45
Lunch break
13:45–15:45
Session 3: Safe use of chemicals in the chemical universe
Chair
20’
The chemical universe an ECHA perspective
20’
Digital Technology and Artificial Intelligence in relation to data generation - US EPA perspective
20’
Legal framework of food contact regulations
20’
Latest RoHS trends around the globe
20’
Compare/contrast global cosmetics products regulations
20’
Panel discussion
15:45-16:15
Coffee break
16:15-18:15
Session 4: Chemical Control legislation in Canada and the USA
Chair
20’
Canadian Chemicals management plan and other relevant regulations
20’
Canadian risk management approach
20’
Compare and contrast between CEPA and TSCA
20’
California safer chemicals requirements
20’
Compare/contrast global nanomaterial regulations
20’
Panel Discussion
18:15
End of Sessions - Day 1