A regulatory and legal overview of the newly amended K-REACH as well as K-BPR and CCA

This webinar will look at the latest amendments and implementations to South Korean chemical regulations, exploring the following regulations: K-REACH, K-BPR (Biocidal Products Regulation) and CCA (Chemicals Control Act).

Each session will show stakeholders to what extent those three laws will affect their industry, in addition to what they need to do to comply, as strategically as possible. 

We are pleased to welcome three speakers from KTR (Korea Testing and Research Institute) to share their expertise and experience working with K-REACH, K-BPR and CCA.

The webinar will be divided into three sessions to explore each of the regulations:

Session 1: K-REACH (20min)

To be discussed:

  • The legal framework of K-REACH;
  • Key points of the amendment; and,
  • How to comply with K-REACH strategically.

Speaker: Ms. Young-In Kim, Head Researcher at KTR  

Session 2: Newly-adopted K-BPR (20min)

To be discussed:

  • Background of K-BPR;
  • The legal framework of K-BPR;
  • Main provisions; and,
  • Transitional measures.

Speaker: Ms. Ami Fukuroi, Head Researcher at KTR  

Session 3: CCA (15min)

To be discussed:

  • The legal framework of CCA;
  • Main obligations for chemical manufacturers and importers; and,
  • The recent amendment of CCA.

 Speaker: Mr. Young Jin Kang, Head Researcher at KTR


For more information on South Korean chemical regulations and how to remain compliant and ensure product safety, please visit us at AsiaHub Summit USA 2019 on 21-22 March in Washington, DC. Both K-REACH and K-BPR will be discussed in greater detail during Session 2 on Day Two of the Summit, in addition to an industry case study from Procter & Gamble. Find out more here.