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2018 Chemical Product Stewardship and Reform: Regional and Global Regulations

Instituting End User Best Practices on Process and Organizational Change with Inventory, Reporting, and Legal Reform

17-18 Jan 2018
Doubletree by Hilton San Antonio Downtown | San Antonio, TX, United States of America

Why You Should Attend

2018 Chemical Product Stewardship and Reform: Regional and Global Regulations

As the EPAís new TSCA framework begins to take shape under the Lautenberg updates, it is critical for the chemical industry to be well educated on the newest reforms and regulations. In addition to LSCA, California Prop-65, EU-REACH, K-Reach, and the Canadian Chemical Management Plan (CMP) are also incurring advancements in regulation. In order to remain compliant as well as commercially responsible, chemical importers, processors and manufacturers must ensure a clear and precise understanding of what is now expected of the industry.

This conference will allow attendees to share best practices in chemical regulatory updates, conduct efficient analysis of all active and inactive chemicals, ensure proper documentation, and understand the new expectations of prioritization and risk evaluations.

Key Topics

  • Navigate the TSCA Lautenberg Updates and identify your company’s priorities and needs
  • Scrutinize your Pre-Manufacturing Notice (PMN) processes and with, The Lubrizol Corporation, and Borchers America
  • Identify existing chemicals which need data and testing for the 10-year look-back, and discuss Confidential Business Information (CBI) with the ACC, Hexion and Celanese
  • Collect data on new chemicals which will need establishing within the set and impending regulatory guidelines and create better content management sytems to streamline regulatory data collection
  • Clarify where EU-REACH, Korean Reach (K-Reach), and other global regulations are headed in 2018 beyond the roll-out deadlines with Hexion, Ergon, Inc., and Hallstar
  • 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

    Phil Brondsema
    Product Steward
    Celanese Inc.

    Laura Rosato
    Product Stewardship
    A. Schulman

    Maxwell Shumba, Ph.D.
    Director Global Regulatory Affairs
    Borchers America

    Carl DíRuiz
    Director, Product Stewardship and Regulatory Affairs - Americas

    Scott Simmons
    Manager, Product Compliance
    The Lubrizol Corporation

    Audrey Patterson, JD
    Director of Regulatory Affairs
    Neogen Corporation

    John T. Piper, Ph.D.
    Director, Product Compliance/Safety
    Emerald Performance Materials

    Elizabeth H. Good
    Senior Vice President - Environment, Health, Safety and Stewardship

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “I received some valuable insight form the presentations” -Chevron Phillips Chemical
    • “Well organized and top notch speakers deliverings pertinent and valuable information” -RPM International
    • “Good selection of topics and great speakers.” -Kaneka
    • “The presentation by the In-House Counsel was excellent! I have attended many conferences and never seen this topic covered in any conference” -Deloitte
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    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    John Hummel

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

    312-540-3000 Ext: 6327
    Fax: 312.894.6304