Chemical Watch's Global Outlook 2022 mid-year review webinar series

This one-hour webinar is part of Chemical Watch’s Global Outlook 2022 series.  It provides a mid-year review of global regulatory updates in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Chemical Watch’s experts will discuss recent amendments and changes and re-forecast activities for the rest of the year.   

Key discussion topics include: 


  • UK’s Environment Act 2021.  A focus on its role in the evolving regulations on packaging waste and proposed extended EPR schemes. 
  • UK’s current regulatory framework for packaging and packaging waste 
  • Producer Responsibility schemes 
  • Deposit return schemes (DRS) 
  • Plastic waste and single use plastics 
  • New measures foreseen under the Environment Act 2021 
  • Why reform? 
  • Timelines 

Middle East and Africa 

  • Implementation of international conventions 
  • Standardisation 
  • Safety data sheets and labels 
  • Cosmetics 
  • Extended producer responsibility 

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