This page contains a Flash digital edition of a book.
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION PL ASTICS REGUL A TIONS 2017


Tuesday 28th March 2017 08.00


Registration and welcome coffee


09.00 Opening announcements SESSION 1 - INTRODUCTION 09.10


Wednesday 29th March 2017 08.30


Registration and welcome coffee


Towards smarter regulations for plastics Dr. Leonor Garcia, Director Public Affairs Department, PLASTICSEUROPE, Belgium


SESSION 2 - REACH REGULATIONS AND THE PLASTICS SUPPLY CHAIN


09.40 REACH – legal and practical challenges within the polymer supply chain Mr. Martin Ahlhaus, Lawyer/Associated Partner, NOERR LLP, Germany


10.10 REACH: your role and responsibilities in the supply chain Dr. Isla Mathieson, Senior Regulatory Manager, REACH, TSGE CONSULTING, United Kingdom


10.40-11.20 Morning coffee SESSION 3 - TREATMENT OF CHEMICALS AND POLYMERS UNDER REACH


11.20 Plastics and chemical restrictions - how the chemical restrictions imposed under the REACH regulations, and other chemical legislation, affect plastics Mr. Lucas Bergkamp, Partner, HUNTON & WILLIAMS, Belgium


11.50 Avoiding regrettable chemical substitutions – a methodology to assess flame re-tardants and phthalate replacements Mr. Hans Wendschlag, EMEA Social & Environmental Program Manager, HP Inc., Sweden


12.20-13.50 Lunch


13.50 Update on the EU regulation of nanomaterials affecting the plastics industry Dr. Anna Gergely, Director, EHS Regulatory, STEPTOE & JOHNSON LLP, Belgium


14.20 Achieving compliance – treatment of polymers under REACH Mr. Michael Penman, Managing Director, PENMAN CONSULTING BVBA, Belgium


14.50-15.30 Afternoon tea


SESSION 4 - COMMUNICATIONS, DATA SHARING AND REACH AUTHORISATION


15.30 Communication is key to chemical safety within the supply chain as part of REACH compliance Ms. Laura Portugal, REACH Issue Manager, DUCC – DOWNSTREAM USERS OF CHEMICALS COORDINATION GROUP, Belgium


16.00 REACH data sharing rules Mr. Claudio Mereu, Joint Managing Partner, FIELDFISHER (BELGIUM) LLP, Belgium


16.30 What does REACH authorisation have in store for SVHC users in the plastics industry? Mr. Richard Dubourg, Director, THE ECONOMICS INTERFACE LIMITED, United Kingdom


17.00 Networking Cocktail Reception 16.30


09.00 Opening announcements SESSION 5 - PLASTICS RECYCLING REGULATIONS AND THE VALUE CHAIN 09.10


The new European legislation for plastics and plastic recycling and their consequences for the plastic value chain Mr. Joachim Quoden, Managing Director, EXPRA – EXTENDED PRODUCER RESPONSIBILITY ALLIANCE, Belgium


SESSION 6 - OVERVIEW OF FOOD CONTACT MATERIAL REGULATIONS 09.40


The historical development of regulations dealing with food contact plastics Dr. Andreas Tschech, Director, WTCONSULTING GmbH, Switzerland


10.10 Doing business globally - comparing food contact regulations across established and new markets (EU, USA, Canada, China, South Korea, Japan, MERCOSUR & ASEAN countries) Dr. Ioan Paraschiv, Regulatory Affairs Manager, DR. KNOELL NL B.V., Netherlands


10.40-11.20 Morning coffee SESSION 7 - DEVELOPMENTS IN FOOD CONTACT MATERIAL REGULATIONS 11.20


SABIC’s view on the assessment of NIAS as basis for value chain collaboration Mr. Marcel Bosma, Regulatory Expert, SABIC, Netherlands


11.50


Bisphenol A in food contact applications: safety evaluation and regulatory status Ms. Jasmin Bird, Member of the Polycarbonate / Bisphenol A industry group, PLASTICSEUROPE, Belgium


12.20-13.50 Lunch 13.50


Testing for European food contact regulations - including migration testing and NIAS Mr. David Eaves, Intertek Regulatory Consultant, ITS TESTING SERVICES UK Ltd., United Kingdom


14.20 Thermally purified carbons for food contact applications – a case study on compliance Mr. Rijo Jacob Robin, Application Engineer, SUPERIOR GRAPHITE DEUTSCHLAND GmbH, Germany


14.50-15.30 Lunch SESSION 8 - WHAT’S IN STORE FOR PRINTING INKS AND BIOCIDES


15.30 How printing inks help to comply Dr. Bernhard Fritz, European Product Manager, SUN CHEMICAL, Germany


16.00


Regulatory updates with regards to the use of biocides in plastics Mrs. Maud Grunchard, OF Counsel, FIELDFISHER, Belgium


Conference ends


AMI reserves the right to alter the programme without notice. The latest programme including any new speakers or changes to schedules can be viewed on our website www.amiconferences.com


Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44  |  Page 45  |  Page 46  |  Page 47  |  Page 48  |  Page 49  |  Page 50  |  Page 51  |  Page 52  |  Page 53  |  Page 54  |  Page 55  |  Page 56  |  Page 57  |  Page 58  |  Page 59  |  Page 60  |  Page 61  |  Page 62  |  Page 63  |  Page 64  |  Page 65  |  Page 66  |  Page 67  |  Page 68  |  Page 69  |  Page 70  |  Page 71  |  Page 72  |  Page 73  |  Page 74  |  Page 75  |  Page 76  |  Page 77  |  Page 78  |  Page 79  |  Page 80  |  Page 81  |  Page 82  |  Page 83  |  Page 84  |  Page 85  |  Page 86  |  Page 87  |  Page 88  |  Page 89  |  Page 90  |  Page 91  |  Page 92