Program

MARCH 30, 2022 | Wednesday

08:00-10:00
Session 5: Authorisation and restriction – theory
Chair
25’
Regulatory obligations and lists in relation to authorisation and restriction – What is it about and what are the drivers
25’
Reforming the authorisation and restriction process – including the extension of the generic approach for risk management
20’
Amending REACH Article 57.f (definition criteria of SVHC) – living with specific limits for classified substances – past, present and future
25’
Microplastics restriction in Europe
25’
Authorisation and restriction as a key driver for substitution
10:00-10:30
Coffee break
10:30-12:00
Session 6: Authorisation and restriction – practice
Chair
20’
Organising your business for authorisation and restriction
25’
Analysis of Alternatives – what is a suitable and credible substitution?
20’
Approaches to chemical safety assessment for authorisation and restriction
25’
Risk management measures – an industry perspective and business cases
12:00-12:45
Q&A on Authorisation and restriction
Chair
All speakers from session 5 and 6
12:45-13:45
Lunch break
13:45–15:45
Session 7: Essential uses and PFAS
Chair
25’
Essential use – current application within the EU, outlook and considerations
25’
Essential use – technical and controversial aspects
25’
PFAS restriction in Europe – initial findings
25’
PFAS restriction developments in the U.S., Canada and the Asia Pacific
20’
Interactive roundtable discussion
15:45
End of Sessions - Day 2
15:45-16:15
Coffee break
16:15-18:45
Sightseeing tour