Chemical Regulations World Summit- A practical guide to notification processes

Venue: Sheraton Crystal City

Location: Arlington, Virginia, United States

Event Date/Time: Apr 20, 2008
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International regulations for the chemicals industry are complex and often contradictory as they can be a significant expense for companies to achieve compliance in one country, let alone on a global scale. IntertechPira’s Chemical Regulations World Summit will provide a practical, real-world guide to submitting notifications according to the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemical Substances (REACH, EU), the Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) and the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA, Canada) as well as a how-to for compliance in China, Japan and other world markets.

About the conference
The conference will focus on topics related to the Globally Harmonized System (GHS), supply chain management (SCM), exclusions, exemptions and much more! With a wide cross-section of the chemicals industry, including representatives from specialty chemicals manufacturers and suppliers, offshore and onshore oil companies, brand owners and end users, the Chemical Regulations World Summit will provide a will provide a unique opportunity for the government and the chemical community to collaborate and learn through presentations and discussion panels while collaborating with colleagues and key leaders during the many networking opportunities!

Topics to be discussed include:

An update on regulations in the US and Canada
Achieving REACH compliance
Understanding the regulatory process in Japan and China
Green chemistry initiatives
Industry perspectives and case studies
Global coordination and compliance – is it attainable?
A look at regulations in Australia, South America, India and other world markets