Program

Tuesday OCT 26th, 2021

08:00-10:00
Session 1: Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability – roadmap and enforcement
Chair
25’
Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability – the aims and key priorities
25’
Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability – pitfalls and opportunities for industry
25’
Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability – zero tolerance for non-compliance. What are the best practices and key priorities of enforcement?
25’
Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability – mixed feelings about mixtures
20’
Is the CSS inspiring chemicals management globally
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:00
Session 2: Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability – implementation and innovation
Chair
25’
Safe and sustainable by design – criteria for chemicals and innovation options
20’
Safe and sustainable by design – value chain example
20’
Mixture assessment factors – generic approach for unintended combined exposures
25’
Mixture assessment factors – pragmatic approach taking into account all data
12:00-12:45
Q&A on Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability
Chair
All speakers from session 1 and 2
12:45-13:45
Lunch break
13:45–15:45
Session 3: Advocacy and legal cases and their impact on chemical control legislation
Chair
20’
Wake up call for industry and authorities
20’
Harmonised CLP classifications – the importance of being earnest on the quality of studies
20’
Leveraging the WTO to increase regulatory and trade transparency
20’
Impact of legal cases on the development and implementation of legal frameworks – e.g. the revocation of REACH registrations
20’
EU/EEA Chemical law and the Single Market – the impact of unilaterally banning of chemicals in the EU
20’
Interactive roundtable discussion
15:45-16:15
Coffee break
16:15-18:30
Session 4: EU REACH revision and polymers
Chair
25’
REACH revision and the practical outcome of the REACH implementation report
25’
Chemical Safety Report – requirements and first experiences with the technical completeness checks
25’
Polymer registration under REACH – what are the polymers of concerns?
20’
Practice for joint-polymer registration under K-REACH
20’
Compare & contrast new chemical notification systems of polymers around the globe
20’
Panel Discussion
18:30
End of Sessions - Day 1