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2nd Chem/Petrochem Product Liability & Regulatory Reform

Elevating Data Reporting and Compliance to Align with Domestic & International Regulatory Initiatives

18-19 Jan 2017
Sheraton Suites Houston Near The Galleria, Houston, TX, United States of America

Conference Workshop

Examining Proposition 65 Additions to Mitigate Risks and Avoid Litigation Issues

Since its inception, Proposition 65 has made significant impacts on the chemical industry. Manufacturers, distributers, and retail establishments have had to continually follow the regulations and respond when necessary to avoid violations.

Workshop Moderator: Nicholas Georges, Director of Regulatory Affairs

Company: PLZ Aerosciences Corp

Why You Should Attend

2nd Chem/Petrochem Product Liability & Regulatory Reform

There have been many updates and amendments to the chemical regulations very recently, regionally and globally. In addition to the constant need to follow and keep pace with regulation updates, companies must uphold compliance and mitigate risks all while raising their bottom line.

Attending this premier marcus evans conference will provide industry leaders the opportunity to share their experiences in reacting to these changes. Industry leaders will have opportunities to share chemical management strategies in light of the Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act or develop all encompassing plans in preparation for EU REACH. Internal efforts and external resources are significant to the sustainability of global business.

Key Topics

  • Assess the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act (aka New TSCA) to Streamline Reporting and Operations with Koppers Inc.
  • Prepare for the last Registration, Evaluation, Authorization, and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) Registration Deadline in Europe with Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
  • Dissect Lessons Learned Post the Chemical Data Reporting [TSCA Section 8(a)] October 2016 Deadline to Sustain Best Practices and Ease Future Reporting Efforts with Nexeo Solutions, LLC
  • Launch the Third Phase of the Canadian Management Plan (CMP) On Its Path to the 2020 Sound Management of Chemicals Goal with Celanese
  • Understand the risk of a newly highlighted susceptible subpopulation within the new TSCA: The Workforce with Evonik Degussa Corporation
  • Previous Attendees Include

    BASF Corporation, Chemtura Corporation, Veresen Inc., Chevron Phillips Chemical Co, ConocoPhillips, BP, Luminant, The Dow Chemical Company, DYNO Nobel, Ashland Inc., Ergon Refining Inc., ExxonMobil, Flint Hills Resources, Georgia Gulf Chemicals, Honeywell, Huntsman Corporation, Axiall Corporation, Husky Energy, INVISTA, Lubrizol Corporation, Westlake Petrochemicals, Dow Corning, Marathon Petroleum, North Atlantic Refining Ltd., Shell Upgrader, Tesoro Petroleum, Americas Styrenics, Valero, Petrotechnics USA, NiSource, Syncrude Canada LTD, United Refining, Air Liquide, NOVA Chemicals, Vertex Refining, Eastman Chemical Company, Koch Industries, Praxair, We Energies, Chemtrade Logistics, and others!

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    Practical Insights From

    Eric S. Sarner
    Associate General Counsel and Chief Litigation Counsel
    Praxair, Inc.

    Michael Bourque
    Assistant General Counsel, Global Environmental and Safety
    Praxair, Inc.

    Craig E. Bernard, Ph.D.
    Vice President, Global Regulatory Affairs and Compliance
    Dorf Ketal Chemicals

    Dan E. Arrieta
    Staff Toxicologist, Environmental Health & Safety Product Safety Division
    Chevron Phillips Chemical

    Nicholas Georges
    Director of Regulatory Affairs
    PLZ Aerosciences Corp.

    Daniel P. Hagerty, CHMM
    Director, Global Product Safety
    Koppers Inc.

    Tara Kelly
    Attorney, GCRO Litigation Team

    Philip Brondsema
    Senior Product Steward - Global Chemical Control

    Catherine Croke
    Product Regulatory Services Manager
    Evonik Degussa Corporation

    Sonia Razzaque
    Global Product Stewardship/Regulatory Manager
    Nexeo Solutions, LLC

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    • "The case studies and lessons learned discussed during the talks were very, very informative." CF Industries
    • "A very useful conference, great topics and networking." Styrolution
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    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Kevin Dickey

    455 N Cityfront Plaza
    NBC Tower, 9th Floor
    Chicago, IL, 60611

    312-540-3000 Ext:6615
    Fax: 312-894-6304