Program

MARCH 14, 2023 | Tuesday

08:00-10:00
Session 1: TSCA implementation update – existing chemicals
20’
Overview of the amended TSCA and its 2023 priorities, implementation and direction for existing chemicals
20’
Workplan 10 and High Priority 20 - TSCA risk evaluations and directions towards risk management
20’
Prioritization process and Risk Management scheme under TSCA – expected developments on nominating new chemicals into risk evaluation
20’
Chemical Data Reporting (CDR) and Tiered Data Reporting (TDR) rules – update, evaluation and guidance
20’
HFC phase down - Clean Air Act
20’
Panel discussion
   
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:30
Session 2: TSCA implementation update – new chemicals
20’
New Chemical Substances program developments; review processes, policies and practices
20’
New Chemical Substances program developments; - opportunities and best practices for industry
20’
New Chemicals: Significant New Use Rules (SNURs) and Significant New Use Notices (SNUNs)
20’
TSCA section 8a – PFAS reporting rule
20’
Key issues to consider when implementing TSCA
20’
Panel discussion
12:30-13:30
Lunch break
13:30–15:30
Session 3: Canada
20’
Compare and contrast between CEPA and TSCA
20’
Canadian Chemicals management plan modernisation and other relevant Canadian regulations
20’
Canadian risk management approach
20’
tbd
20’
Montreal protocol impact and updates
20’
Panel discussion
15:30-16:00
Coffee break
16:00-18:00
Session 4: Basel, Rotterdam, Stockholm conventions – including a focus on PFAS
20’
Stockholm convention – including its focus on PFAS
20’
PFAS restriction developments in the US and Canada
20’
PFAS restriction developments in Asia Pacific
20’
PFAS restriction in the European Union
20’
Essential use discussion in the European Union
20’
Panel discussion
18:00
End of Sessions - Day 1