Intertek to Partner with ChemCon Asia 2017

June 08, 2017

Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, will be a proud partner of ChemCon Asia 2017 taking place in Beijing, China from June 19th through to the 23rd.

Intertek's North American Chemicals Group will be joining forces with the Intertek China Expert Service team to play a key role in this international conference on chemical control legislation and trade aspects. ChemCon Asia 2017 is a global event which will bring together many industry experts on behalf of companies, authorities and international organizations from over 25 countries. ChemCon Asia provides attendees the opportunity to attend presentations given by more than 35 speakers from government bodies and industry professionals. The presentations will focus on international chemical legislations, including GHS, REACH, and other global chemical control programs, and will discuss country specific information on inventories, labelling requirements, etc. ChemCon Asia will also provide attendees the opportunity to learn from business cases discussing legislative approaches.

In addition to the partnership with ChemCon Asia, Intertek experts will maximize their presence at the show by exhibiting at booth #8 and both Joyce Borkhoff, Vice President, Chemicals, and Rainbow Zhang, Manager, Chemicals, will be featured presenters during the plenary sessions and will support a preliminary workshop.

Intertek Health, Environmental & Regulatory Services (HERS) experts Joyce Borkhoff and Rainbow Zhang will present and participate during the following sessions:

  • Seminar 1: Global Approach to New Chemicals, Polymers and Biocides | Monday, June 19th, 2017
    Presenter: Joyce Borkhoff
    Overview: Data requirements and development of a global test program; Industry examples of implementing a global test program; Re-using test data between different notification systems
    • Q&A
  • Session 2: China - Implementation  | Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
    Presenter: Rainbow Zhang
    Overview: New Chemical Substance Notification Scheme - Case Studies
    • Q&A
  • Session 4: Chemical Control Legislation in Brazil, Canada and USA | Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
    Presenter: Joyce Borkhoff
    Overview: Canada - Canadian Chemicals Management Plan –CMP3
  • Session 10: Roundtable Around Global Chemical Compliance Including Special Use Chemicals | Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
    Chairperson: Joyce Borkhoff

Attendees are encouraged to set up a meeting with our experts to discuss their company’s specific requirements. To learn more about our chemical regulatory services, please visit /green/chemicals/.


About Intertek

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Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 42,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers' operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.


Contact Information

Tracy Veale
Global Marketing Manager
T: +1 905 542 2900

Joyce Borkhoff
Vice President, Chemicals
T: +1 905 542 2900