Programme

  1. Registration

  2. Introduction

    Laura Robinson Laura Robinson
    Occupational Toxicologist, Toxicology Consulting Ltd
    Mark Selby Mark Selby
    Director, Denehurst Chemical Safety Ltd
  3. Introduction to risk assessment and REACH

    • The basics of risk assessment
    • What it achieves
    • Requirements under REACH and other regulatory frameworks
  4. Risk communication, risk, hazard and exposure

    • When an SDS, CSR and exposure scenario is needed
    • What it should contain
    • What it is intended to do (human health and the environment)
    • Definition of the terminology - setting the scene for the rest of the day
  5. Refreshment break

  6. Chemistry

    • Importance of chemistry
    • Relevance for assessment of chemical substance
    • Relevance of key data for risk assessment
  7. Hazard identification and hazard characterisation

    • Human health data gathering
    • Evaluation of data including suitability of each end point for risk assessment purposes
    • Identification of critical studies, dose descriptors
    • Introduction to DNELs, how they are derived and used
    • SVHC for health
    • Labelling and 'fit for purpose'
  8. Lunch

  9. Environmental fate and effects

    • Data gathering fate and effects
    • Relevance of endpoints for risk assessment and derivation of PNEC
    • SVHC for the environment
  10. Refreshment break

  11. Exposure assessment and risk characterisation

    • Introduction to exposure modelling (human health and environment)
    • Use categories and use descriptors for REACH
    • Operating conditions and risk management measures (human health and the environment)
    • Introduction to risk characterisation
    • The extended safety data sheet (eSDS) and exposure scenarios
  12. Questions and close of day one

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