Program

Tuesday June 18th, 2019

08:00-10:00
Session 1: Korea – K-REACH
Chair
NN*, NN
10’
Welcome Address
Seong Jun Joe,
Ministry of Environment
20’
Korean Chemical legislation framework (CCA) historic overview and outlook
Ga-ram Hong,
Ministry of Environment
30’
Overview of "K-REACH" and its Regulatory Implementation
Min-A Seo,
Ministry of Environment
30’
How to organise yourself for K-REACH
NN*, NN
30’
Experience with Submission of Joint Registration with CSR : a Business Example
Suhun Jung, LANXESS
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:15
Session 2: K-BPR, global biocides and consumer goods
Chair
NN*, NN
25’
K-BPR – overview and impact
Inkyu Shin,
Ministry of Environment
25’
Compare/contrast global biocides regulations
NN*, NN
20’
Compare/contrast global consumer goods regulations
Jim Wei, REACH24H
20’
ISHA and GHS: overview of legislation and MSDS reporting requirements
Heon-Sok Yeon*, Ministry of Employment and Labor
12:00-12:45
Q&A on Korea, biocides and consumer goods
Chair: NN*, NN
All speakers from session 1 and 2
12:45-13:45
Lunch break
13:45–15:45
Session 3: Managing business impact in the global supply chain of key regulations with stakeholders
Chair
NN*, NN
25’
How to ensure business continuity by tracking new and updated regulations – including how to communicate regulatory information throughout your business
Mark Herwig, United Technologies Corporation
25’
How to effectively organize and handle global regulatory challenges and implement regulations by using IT tools and resources
Bing Wang, Covestro
25’
Merger & acquisition – role of product stewardship
Trista Chen, ERM
20’
Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) – Now And Beyond 2020
Volker Soballa, Evonik
25’
Interactive roundtable discussion
15:45-16:15
Coffee break
16:15-18:30
Session 4: Safe use of chemicals
Chair
NN*, NN
20’
Regulation trends on sustainability in Asia Pacific – plastics, circular economy, eco-labels…
NN*, NN
20’
European microplastics restriction and endocrine regulations in Europe
Cristina De Avila*, European Commission DG Environment
20’
Endocrine disruptors - global overview and impact
NN*, NN
20’
Microplastics – global initiatives
NN*, NN
20’
Benefits of using bioelution testing in hazard characterisation and classification of complex mixtures (including alloys, secondary raw materials, byproducts and waste)
Rüdiger V. Battersby, EBRC
20’
Waste recycling and circular economy
Bart Vander Velpen,
Royal HaskoningDHV
15’
Panel Discussion
18:30
End of Sessions - Day 1
*...to be invited or not yet confirmed