Programme

  1. Session 1: Focus on China Regulations
  2. Registration

  3. Welcome

    Sarah Thompson Sarah Thompson
    Editorial Content Manager, Chemical Watch
  4. Forecast of China, US and EU chemical regulation in 2018

    • Comparison of MEP Order 7, Amended TSCA, and REACH
    • China Chemical Regulatory Updates
    • Rules or Actions under Amended TSCA
    • Brexit
    Brian Xu Brian Xu
    Toxicologist, Acta
  5. New chemical regulation update in China

    • Overview of new chemical regulations
    • Current situation of new chemical notifications in China
    • Order No 7 revise idea and progress
    Zhiyong (Richard) Tong Zhiyong (Richard) Tong
    Technical Director, China National Chemical Information Center Co., Ltd
  6. Q&A

  7. Refreshments

  8. The law/ regulatory basis for the chemical hazard identification, classification and registration in China

    • General introduction of hazardous chemicals management policies under Decree 591th and main inventories
    • Hazardous chemical identifications and registrations in China
    • License requirements for hazardous chemicals
    Eric Xiong Eric Xiong
    Head of Industrial Chemicals Sector, ‎Hangzhou REACH Technology Group
  9. Q&A

  10. Food contact materials regulation in China

    • Brief introduction on the new standards system of food contact materials
    • Some key standards introduction: GB 4806.1 and GB 9685
    • Next work-adhesive, printing ink
    Lei Zhu Lei Zhu
    Deputy Director, China National Center for Food Safety Risk Assessment
  11. Q&A

  12. Food additive regulation in China

    Jianbo Zhang Jianbo Zhang
    China National Center for Food Safety Risk Assessment (CFSA)
  13. Q&A

  14. Lunch

  15. China pesticide registration regulation overview

    • New pesticide management regulations
    • Implementing measures of the new act
    • New pesticide registration data requirement
    Tingting Guo Tingting Guo
    Pesticide Registration Senior Consultant, China National Chemical Information Center Co., Ltd
  16. Launching cosmetic products in China; be aware of the requirements

    • Authority to regulate cosmetic products in China
    • Classification of cosmetic products
    • Regulation and requirements
    • Registration process
    Hubert Brundu Hubert Brundu
    Global Technical Manager - Cosmetics, Personal Care & Household, SGS
  17. Q&A

  18. Refreshments

  19. Industry case study: Chinese chemical regulation and its impact on business

    Daria Hammacher Daria Hammacher
    Manager, PSRA Ingredients, Firmenich SA, Switzerland
  20. China National Standard (draft) on substance restrictions in consumer products

    • Background on development of National Standard Safety requirements for hazardous chemicals in consumer products
    • Structure of the standard and restriction requirements
    • Moving forward: impacts to industry and things to consider
    Rainbow Zhang Rainbow Zhang
    Senior Manager, Intertek Health, Environmental & Regulatory Services (HERS)
  21. Taiwan Chemical Substance Registration: Update and Strategy

    • Compliance work for the regulatory amendments
    • Strategy and approaching for PEC registration
    Ken Liu Ken Liu
    Principle Consultant, ERM Taiwan
  22. Q&A

  23. Close of Day One

  24. Cocktail reception

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