Program

Tuesday March 03rd, 2020

08:00-10:00
Session 1: Chemical Control Legislation in Latin America    
Chair
Rose Passarella, Intertek
20’
Intergovernmental Network on Chemicals and Waste for Latin America and the Caribbean » Download (2.74MB)[updated 02 March]
Alejandra Acosta, Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development of Argentina
25’
Brazil - Overview and current focus on chemical control legislation » Download (2.88MB)
Thais Araújo Cavendish, Ministry of Health of Brazil
25’
Colombia - Overview on chemical management legislation » Download (2.49MB)
Rodolfo Ivan Alarcon Mora, Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development of Colombia
25’
Mexico - Overview on chemical management legislation » Download (2.32MB)[updated 03 March]
Gerardo Ruiz, National Institute on Ecology and Climate Change
25’
Argentina - Overview on chemical management legislation     » Download (3.17MB)[updated 02 March]
Alejandra Acosta, Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development of Argentina
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:00
Session 2: Chemical Control implementation in The Americas
Chair
Rose Passarella, Intertek
20’
The Latin America Regulatory Cooperation Forum – aims and achievements     » Download (2.07MB)[updated 02 March]
Lisa Schroeter, Dow
30’
GHS implementation in Latin America – Including an overview of chemical control legislation and trade aspects in Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Panama, Honduras, Venezuela, Uruguay, Peru and Paraguay     » Download (2.07MB)[updated 02 March]
Roland Bircher,
Sherwin-Williams
20’
GHS implementation in North America » Download (2.01MB)
Shannon Gainey, REACH24H
20’
New NAFTA (USMCA) and its implication on chemicals » Download (3.67MB)
Ed Brzytwa,
American Chemistry Council
12:00-12:45
Q&A on The Americas
Chair Rose Passarella, Intertek
All speakers from session 1 and 2
12:45-13:45
Lunch break
13:45–15:45
Session 3: Safe use of chemicals in the chemical universe
Chair
Shannon Gainey, REACH24H
25’
The chemical universe an ECHA perspective » Download (3.21MB)[updated 03 March]
Ofelia Bercaru, ECHA
25’
Data generation - New Approach Methodologies - US EPA perspective » Download (2.71MB)
Tala Henry, US EPA
25’
Latest RoHS trends around the globe » Download (2.13MB)[updated 02 March]
Meglena Mihova, EPPA
25’
Interactions to and with retail customers » Download (2.16MB)[updated 03 March]
Steven Bennett, Household & Commercial Products Association
20’
Panel discussion
15:45-16:15
Coffee break
16:15-18:15
Session 4: Chemical Control legislation in Canada and the USA
Chair
Shannon Gainey, REACH24H
40’
CMP and Post 2020 chemicals management in Canada incl. Canadian New Substance Notification     » Download (2.72MB)
Dan Bastien, Intertek
30’
State perspectives on ingredients communication & safe products » Download (2.34MB)[updated 03 March]
Steven Bennett, Household & Commercial Products Association
30’
Compare/contrast global nanomaterial regulations » Download (3.14MB)
Mark Herwig,
United Technologies Corporation
20’
Panel Discussion
18:15
End of Sessions - Day 1