Program

JUNE 23, 2022 | Thursday

08:00-10:00
Session 8: Chemical control legislation in China and Korea    
Chair : Marianne Heckmann, Lanxess
50’
Overview and direction of key regulations and developments in China; e.g. Order 12, Law on Safety of Hazardous Chemicals, “new pollutant” action plan - including the business impact for industry
Robert Kiefer, REACH24H
25’
Compare & contrast global new chemicals notification systems and GHS implementation in Asia-Pacific
Antonio Riganelli, Dow
25’
K-REACH and K-BPR implementation and government supporting system
Seongmin Sohn, REACH24H
20’
K-REACH first registration deadline; Hands-on experiences and lessons learned from industry in the implementation of K-REACH
Justin Park, Intertek
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:35
Session 9: Chemical control legislation in Japan, Taiwan, Australia & New Zealand and Southeast Asia
Chair : Marianne Heckmann, Lanxess
40’
Japan and Taiwan - Overview of the key chemical control legislation    
Raeeun Kim, REACH24H
25’
Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS) and other chemical control legislation in Australia and New Zealand
Nick Zovko, Chemistry Australia
30’
Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam - Update on chemical control legislation (labelling, SDS, existing and new substances, etc)
Sue May Teoh, Chemical Industry Council of Malaysia
30’
Data requirements and development of a global test program
Joyce Borkhoff, Intertek Assuris
12:35-13:00
Q&A on Asia Pacific
All speakers from session 8 and 9
13:00-14:00
Lunch break
14:00–16:00
Session 10: The Americas
Chair : Joyce Borkhoff, Intertek Assuris
25’
Canada - “modernisation” of CEPA and the Canadian Chemicals management plan, Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) and other relevant regulations (CMP)    
Mark Herwig, Raytheon Technologies
25’
Expected TSCA implementation changes under the Biden Administration    
David Fischer, Keller & Heckman
25’
Key issues to consider when implementing TSCA
Mark Herwig, Raytheon Technologies
25’
Overview of emerging chemical control legislation (labelling, SDS, new substances, etc) in Latin America and an industry view on how to achieve regulatory consistency and simplification    
Pablo Olivares, SQM
20’
Interactive roundtable discussion
16:00-16:30
Coffee break
16:30-18:45
Session 11: Circular economy and sustainable value chain approaches
Chair : Mathijs Bicknese, Royal HaskoningDHV
20’
Microplastics restriction in Europe    
Cristina de Avila, European Commission, DG Environment
20’
The role of advanced recycling in closing the loop for plastics and circular economy
José Antonio Ruiz, ExxonMobil
30’
Waste water business cases; resource recovery and regulated hazardous chemicals in waste water, not regulated by local authorities, can be a liability
Marco Kerstholt, Royal HaskoningDHV
25’
RoHS 3 and global RoHS regulations with focus on Eurasian TR RoHS revision
Meglena Mihova, EPPA
20’
Proposed Battery Regulation - powerpack of EU sustainability approach
Jean-Marc Abbing, MedTech Europe
20’
Panel discussion
18:45
End of Sessions - Day 3