Programme

  1. Session 2: Focus on Regulations in the rest of Asia
  2. K-REACH updates

    • PEC Registrations
    • K-REACH Amendment
    • What to expect
    Junho Lee Junho Lee
    Director, CIRS Group Korea
  3. Overview of Act on Safety Management of Consumer Chemical Products and Biocides (K-BPR)

    • Background for K-BPR
    • Characteristics of K-BPR
    Oliver Weiss Oliver Weiss
    Researcher, KIST Europe, Germany
  4. Outline of Chemical Management in Japan

    • System of CSCL
    • Brief history
    • New chemical notification and new rule of bioaccumulation assessment
    • Annual reporting and progress of risk assessment
    • Amendment of CSCL (2017)
    • System of ISHL
    • GHS implementation
    Tomoko Aoyagi Tomoko Aoyagi
    Chief, Safety Assessment Division, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE), Japan
  5. Q&A

  6. Refreshments

  7. Chemical Control Legislation in Thailand ̶ Current Status and Proposed Changes

    • Hazardous Substance Act
    • Confidential Business Information (CBI)
    • Substances under List 5.6
    • Current Status and Proposed Changes
    Piyatida (Tung) Pukclai Piyatida (Tung) Pukclai
    Regional Business Development Director (Asia-Pacific), Dr Knoell Consult Thailand
  8. Malaysia update

    Noorazman Bin Soud Noorazman Bin Soud
    Director of Chemical Management Division, Department of Occupational Safety and Health Malaysia
  9. India: chemical regulations and management

    • Regulatory scenario in India
    • Rules and Regulations that govern chemical management!
    • Trade regulations & Chemical regulations
    • REACH ,National action Plan for chemicals, Dangerous Goods (Classification, Packaging & Labelling )
    Rajesh Ramamurthy Rajesh Ramamurthy
    Vice President/Head, Product Stewardship Asia, Archroma  India (Pvt) Ltd
  10. Q&A

  11. Lunch

  12. Vietnam - Recent Changes in Chemical Regulatory Framework

    • Information on the recently issued Decree 113/2017/ND-CP and Circular 32/2017/TT-BCT
    • Review of the other regulations issued in 2017
    • Impacts and challenges in chemical management for the Vietnamese market
    Nhat Nguyen Nhat Nguyen
    Chief Analyst, Chemical Watch
  13. Australian Chemical Framework Update

    • Overview of the proposed reforms with the new Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS)
    • Regulatory developments with Classification, Safety Data Sheets and labelling
    Nick Zovko Nick Zovko
    Regulatory Policy Manager, Chemistry Australia
  14. Q&A

  15. Refreshments

  16. Session 3: Electronics Chemical Regulations in Asia
  17. Electronics-specific chemical regulations: why manufacturers must be diligent about supply chain control

    Michael Kirschner Michael Kirschner
    President, Design Chain Associates, LLC
  18. Phase 2 of China RoHS: the catalog and the conformity assessment system

    Weiwei Luo Weiwei Luo
    Of Counsel at Beveridge and Diamond PC in Washington, DC
  19. Q&A

  20. Close of Summit

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