Up-to-the-minute information on chemical restrictions in electronics and electricals

With an increasing demand for information specific to chemicals management and regulations in the electronics industry, Chemical Watch has created the new event Chemicals Management for Electronics and Electricals USA that is unique to the industry. The event will feature talks from expert industry speakers, informative panel discussions and the opportunity to network with important figures in the world of chemicals management for electronics and electricals.

Day one will start with updates and developments from Europe, including the RoHS Directive together with the Medical Devices Directive. This session also includes important issues such as REACH Annex 17 and EU Circular Economy initiatives, followed by significant global developments, including updates from China, Taiwan, the Middle East and Latin America. The day closes with a focus on the POPs Regulations.

Day two looks at North America, with updates on regulations and standards, including Proposition 65. During the day, expert speakers will also touch on issues such as the Electronics Waste initiatives in Canada, supply chain issues for manufacturers of complex components, and the role of NGOs. The day finishes with a special panel where representatives from industry will discuss how they are addressing environmental and human health performance leadership.