Chemicals can enhance the products we use every day at home and at work. While chemicals add significant value to many products, careful management is required to protect the health of people, animals and the environment. In addition to understanding and complying with existing laws, it is important to understand the changing regulatory environment as new chemical laws come into effect every year worldwide.

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Brexit Awareness: Navigating the initial phases of UK REACH

Recorded February 23, 2021

Effective January 1, 2021 the UK REACH Regulation comes into force in the UK.  Intertek’s upcoming webinar will provide a high-level overview of navigating UK REACH post Brexit.  All substances placed on the UK market greater than 1 tonne/year must be registered with the UK HSE authority.  In this webinar we will discuss eligibility for the grandfathering provision and DUIN notification requirements, along with projected registration timelines.    


Updates on China New Chemical Substances Registration (MEE Order No. 12)

Recorded March 30, 2021
The Measures for the Environmental Management Registration of New Chemical Substances (Order No. 12 of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment of the P. R. China) was released in April 2020 and has been effective from January 1, 2021. It has replaced the 10-year-old ‘Measures on the Environmental Management of New Chemical Substance’ (MEP Order No.7) from the effective date and become a brand-new management standard for new chemical substances in China.

Order No.12 has made a lot of revised points in terms of registration types, data sources, and registration requirements, etc. which poses a huge challenge to Chinese manufacturers or importers. In this webinar, our expert will fully explain the new requirements of Order No. 12. Hope to bring some useful information to the companies concerned.


TSCA Update 1

Recorded April 13, 2021
This webinar will discuss any updates that have been initiated since January 2021. A second topic will provide a brief review of the Confederal Business Information (CBI) and substantiation. We will also review the new updates in CBI.


Canada’s New Substance Notification Guidance Document 2021

Recorded April 20, 2021
Any company or individual who plans to import or manufacture a substance in Canada which is subject to notification under the New Substances Notification Regulations (NSNR). In order to assist, the Government, represented by Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) and Health Canada (HC), has published a Guidance Document. This document is amended and edited from time to time. 

This webinar will review and discuss many of the changes to the Guidance that the Government is proposing.


The Importance of Regulatory Compliance in Mergers & Acquisitions

Recorded June 8, 2021

Mergers and acquisitions are common within all sectors.  During this process, it is important for companies to limit their liabilities and avoid surprises post-closure.  This webinar will highlight the importance of conducting a regulatory compliance assessment prior to the closing of the deal.


Novel Organisms in Canada and the US

Recorded August 17, 2021

This on-demand webinar will provide an overview of the Canadian and US programs for notification of new microorganisms, including but not limited to: what is considered “new”, information requirements and what drives them and strategies for data gathering.


TSCA Update 2

Recorded October 5, 2021

This on-demand webinar will review how the TSCA is being implemented for example is the PMN time for review staying in the 90 day assessment period, key updates, evaluate on how the prioritization of high and low priority is progressing. I will also add any other new topics the arise during the year.


Updates on the Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS)

Recorded October 19, 2021

This on-demand webinar will provide an overview of the key aspects of the Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS) , which came into force on July 1, 2020, your obligations as an importer/manufacturer and the new system under which to make submissions.


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