Intertek Partners with ChemCon Asia 2019 to Discuss Latest Information on Chemical Control Legislation

May 08, 2019

Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, is proud to be a partner, presenter and exhibitor at ChemCon Asia taking place in Seoul, South Korea from June 17-21, 2019. 

ChemCon Asia 2019 is the international conference on chemical control legislation and trade aspects. This year's event will bring together industry experts, authorities and international organizations from over 30 countries. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from over 50 speakers from governments and industry in the area of REACH, TSCA, GHS and country specific information on inventories, labelling requirements, and more. 

During the conference, Intertek Health, Environmental & Regulatory Services (HERS) experts will be exhibiting at the Intertek booth and will be available to discuss your company's specific requirements. We provide comprehensive regulatory solutions to assist customers in developing and implementing worldwide regulatory strategies. Our services relate to new product introductions and data development as well as compliance of existing products with local and global regulations. In addition to the exhibition, attendees are encouraged to learn from our experts as they present and chair during the following conferences sessions:

Conference Day 1 | Monday, June 17th
Seminar 1: Global approach to notification of new chemicals and polymers and global trends of chemical management–part 2

  • Topic: 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
    Presenter: Joyce Borkhoff, Vice President, Chemicals
  • Topic: Compare/Contrast Polymer Notification Systems in the Asia-Pacific
    Presenter: Congcong Ma, Senior Regulatory Specialist, China

Conference Day 3 | Wednesday, June 19th
Session 6: Chemical control legislation in Australia, New Zealand, India and Eurasian Economic Union

  • Topic: India Chemical Management and Product Regulation
    Presenter: Sunanda Kadam, Business Unit Manager, India
    Q&A on Asia Pacific: Sunanda Kadam, Business Unit Manager, India (panel member)

Session 8: Chemical Control legislation in The Americas

  • Topic: Canada – Canadian Chemicals Management Plan and other relevant regulations
    Presenter: Dan Bastien, Associate Director, Chemicals 

Conference Day 5 | Friday, June 21st
Session 16: Hazard communication and practical implementation of GHS

  • Topic: GHS implementation in North America
    Presenter: Joyce Borkhoff, Vice President, Chemicals

Join Intertek at the most anticipated business contact forum and knowledge sharing network. To register for the event, please visit:

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To learn more about the regulatory and scientific consultancy services offered by our experts and within the larger Intertek organization visit: /green/chemicals/


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For Media Information:

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


For Technical Information:

Joyce Borkhoff
Vice President, Chemicals
Health, Environmental & Regulatory Services (HERS)
T: +1 905 542 2900