Program

Thursday March 05th, 2020

08:30-10:00
Session 9: Chemical control legislation in the Asia Pacific region
Chair
25’
Overview of K-REACH and K-BPR and its regulatory implementation
WooKwang Shim, Ministry of Environment of Republic of Korea
20’
Challenges and opportunities of Polymer Registration under K-REACH
Caroline Li, ExxonMobil
25’
Japan - Overview of the key chemical control legislation
Hitoshi Nanimoto, NITE
20’
Malaysia – the current status of chemical legislations
Hanisah Ahmad,
Department of Occupational Safety & Health Malaysia
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:00
Session 10: Chemical control legislation in the Asia Pacific region
Chair
20’
India Chemical Management and Product Regulation
25’
Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam - Overview on chemical control legislation (labelling, SDS, existing and new substances, etc)
Caroline Li, ExxonMobil
25’
Australia and New Zealand
Nick Zovko, Chemistry Australia
20’
Eurasian REACH developments
Meglena Mihova, EPPA
12:00-12:45
Q&A on the Asia Pacific region
Chair
All speakers from session 9 and 10
12:45-13:45
Lunch break
13:45–15:45
Session 11: Managing business impact in the global supply chain of key regulations with stakeholders
Chair
25’
Chemicals management implementation – a company perspective
Cheri Kedrowski, 3M
25’
How to track new and updated regulations – including how to communicate regulatory information throughout your business (internally and externally)
Jeff Schatz,
Thermo Fisher Scientific
25’
How to effectively organize and handle global regulatory challenges and implement regulations by using IT tools and resources
Mark Herwig,
United Technologies Corporation
25’
Avoiding Supply Chain Disruption
Robert Kiefer, REACH24H
20’
Panel Discussion
15:45-16:15
Coffee break
16:15-18:15
Session 12: Global approach to new chemicals and polymers
Chair
30’
Compare/contrast new chemical notification systems: chemicals
30’
Compare/contrast new chemical notification systems: polymers
30’
Business examples of Confidential Business Information (CBI) in new chemical notifications in Europe, The Americas and Asia
Jon Gerber, 3M
30’
Panel discussion
18:15
End of Conference Sessions