Program

MARCH 15, 2023 | Wednesday

08:00-10:00
Session 5: EU Chemical Strategy for Sustainability
20’
Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability – the aims and key priorities
20’
One substance one assessment – including the open chemical platform initiative
20’
Grouping as an effective chemicals management tool - an industry perspective
20’
Mixture assessment factors – generic approach for unintended combined exposures
20’
Circular economy, chemical recycling and the EU waste framework directive
20’
Panel discussion
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:30
Session 6: EU REACH & CLP revision
20’
REACH review and revision
20’
Zero tolerance for non-compliance
30’
Reforming the authorisation and restriction process, including the extension of the generic approach for risk management
20’
EU CLP revision, including endocrine disruptors and other new hazard classes
20’
Panel discussion
12:30-13:30
Lunch break
13:30–15:30
Session 7: Authorisation and restriction – in practice
20’
ECHA’s experiences on authorisation and restrictions and what industry can do pro-actively
20’
Prepare your business for authorisation and restriction – including the restriction roadmap
20’
Analysis of alternatives – what is a suitable and credible solution
20’
Chemical Safety Assessment approaches
20’
Risk management measures as an outcome of the exposure assessment – an industry perspective
20’
Panel discussion
15:30-16:00
Coffee break
16:00-18:00
Session 8: Sustainability in the value chain
20’
A new approach to restrictions under REACH; how can authorisation and restriction become a key driver for substitution
20’
Safe and sustainable by design – criteria for chemicals and innovation options
20’
Safe and sustainable by design – value chain example
20’
SCIP database (substances of concern in articles, as such or in complex objects (products)) in relation to a future proof value chain
20’
Sustainable product initiative, including a digital product passport
20’
Panel discussion
18:00
End of Sessions - Day 2