Intertek Presents at Chemical Watch Global Enforcement Summit 2021

September 16, 2021

Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, is a proud presenter at the Chemical Watch Global Enforcement Summit taking place from September 28-29, 2021.

This two-day event will be dedicated to chemicals enforcement trends from around the world and regulatory market access updates. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from experts worldwide as they share their insights into current global chemicals enforcement and implementation issues - topics include: Enforcement Overviews (Europe, Asia Pacific, Turkey Eurasia, and North America), Implementation and Enforcement of Chemicals Legislation from A Global Perspective, and more. 

During the event, Intertek Health, Environmental & Regulatory Services (HERS) experts, Rose Passarella, Director, Chemicals Group, and Dan Bastien, Associate Director, Chemicals Group, will be presenting on Day 2 during the following session: 


  • Topic: TSCA Section 5 Enforcement Response Policy including SNURs
    Presenter: Rose Passarella, Director, Chemicals Group
    • Ramifications of increased number of SNURs, such as prolonged time period for commercialization and prohibiting additions to other jurisdiction inventories
    • Business plan for EPA decisions of ‘may present an unreasonable risk’ instead of ‘does not present an unreasonable risk’ 
    • Updates on the five persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic (PBT) rules 
  • Topic: Overview of the Provisions of Canada’s Environmental Enforcement Act (EEA) for the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (CEPA)
    Presenter: Dan Bastien, Associate Director, Chemicals Group
    • Review of the legal authority and 
    • Possible penalties afforded to officers enforcing CEPA   
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For Media Information:

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

For Technical Information:

Rose Passarella
Director, Chemicals Group
T: +1 905 542 2900

Dan Bastien
Associate Director, Chemicals Group
T: +1 905 542 2900

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