Program

JUNE 4, 2024 | Tuesday

08:00-10:00
Session 1: China
Chair
20’
Introduction to Environmental Management of new chemical Substances in China
20’
New Chemical Substance Notification scheme – business case studies
20’
Overview and direction of other key regulations and developments in China
20’
Industry experiences in complying with regulations
20’
One enterprise, one product, one QR code
20’
Shanghai pilots on hazchem traceability code and an inspection model of imported hazardous chemicals
10:00-10:15
Q&A
10:15-10:45
Coffee break
10:45-12:45
Session 2: Korea
Chair
20’
Expected revision and reform of chemical substance regulations
20’
K-REACH registration – an industry perspective – Challenges and lessons learned
20’
K-OSHA; updated MSDS requirements and new CBI regulation
20’
Confidentiality versus transparency of regulatory data and other implementation challenges in Korea
20’
K-BPR – overview and impact
20’
Compare/contrast global biocides regulations
12:45-13:00
Q&A
13:00-14:00
Lunch break
14:00–15:40
Session 3: EU Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability & REACH-revision
Chair
20’
Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability – the aims and key priorities under the one substance one assessment package
20’
Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability – pitfalls and opportunities for industry
20’
REACH revision roadmap and the practical impact – incl. new requirements
20’
Acceleration of regulatory actions for chemicals – integrated regulatory Strategy (IRS) and grouping as an effective priority tool – including the open chemical platform initiative
20’
Chemicals substance grouping as an effective chemicals management tool – an industry perspective
15:40-16:00
Q&A
16:00-16:30
Coffee break
16:30-18:30
Session 4: EU Authorisation and restriction, essential use
Chair
20’
Expectations on reforming the authorisation and restriction process – incl. the generic approach to risk assessment
20’
Update from ECHA on REACH authorisation and restriction
20’
More effective Chemical Risk Assessment by tailoring to the target audience
20’
Risk management measures as an outcome of the exposure assessment – an industry perspective
20’
Rise of the restrictions: what are the alternatives?
20’
Essential use – considerations
18:30-18:45
Q&A
18:45
End of Sessions - Day 1