DE

Home

Conferences

Service

Akademie Fresenius

Press

Press News

Press Contact

Press Distribution List
COGNOS COMPETENCE GROUP
Certified in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2008

Classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures: Implementing the CLP Regulation


International Fresenius GHS Conference from 24 to 25 November 2011 in Mainz (Germany)


Dortmund, Mainz (Germany), 13 September 2011

The implementation of the CLP Regulation is a step towards a worldwide standardised system for classification and labelling of chemical substances and preparations. This Regulation adapts European legislation to the GHS (Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals). Professionals from Product Safety, Product Stewardship and Regulatory Affairs fields will meet from 24 to 25 November 2011 in Mainz (Germany) on the 3rd International Fresenius GHS Conference "Implementing the CLP Regulation" to discuss new developments.

The two-day conference will be about practical consequences for the implementation of the CLP Regulation and the GHS in Europe. The audience will learn about the handling of safety data sheets. International experts will show case studies for classification of mixtures. Representatives of the European Chemical Agency (ECHA) will report on the classification and labelling inventory list which contains basic information on notified and registered substances received from manufacturers and importers. The new Guidance Document on Labelling will be on the agenda as well as the interaction with other regulations. At last, the experts will discuss the impact of CLP/GHS on different product groups.



Speakers (please find below a brief selection):
  • Marie Elène Boivin, Notox
  • Sabine Darschnik, German Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BAuA)
  • Helmut Deden, Ministry for Labor, Integration and Social Affairs of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Helmut Fleig, formerly BASF
  • Robin Foster, Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
  • Anita Hillmer, Volkswagen
  • Anja Klauk, European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
  • Simon Steinmeyer, Chemetall
  • Lorens Van Dam, Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency
  • and many more


A first announcement can be found here.

Date: 24 to 25 November 2011
Location: Mainz (Germany)

Contact details:


Die Akademie Fresenius GmbH
Benita Selle

Alter Hellweg 46
44379 Dortmund
Germany

Phone  +49 231 75896-77
Fax  +49 231 75896-53
E-Mail  bselle@akademie-fresenius.de
Internet  www.akademie-fresenius.com




Further Press News


Re-evaluation of feed additives: What producers need to know (15.10.2014)

Improvements and enhancements for first birthday: Akademie Fresenius presents new developments regarding the BPR (01.10.2014)

9 and 10 December 2014: International MIXTOX Conference in Mainz/Germany – workshop included (10.09.2014)

3rd International Fresenius Conference "Worker, Operator, Bystander and Resident Exposure and Risk Assessment" from
2 to 3 December 2014 in Mainz (near Frankfurt)/ Germany (02.09.2014)


Expert meeting "Aquatic and Terrestrial Ecotoxicology and Risk Management" from
26 to 27 November 2014 in Cologne/Germany (26.08.2014)


Endocrine Disruptors:
5th International Fresenius Conference from
29 to 30 October 2014 in Cologne/Germany (31.07.2014)


Food Supplements: Still numerous differences
within the EU (07.07.2014)


Pesticides in urban environments:
Spot treatment reduces wash off (02.07.2014)


Nanotechnology in Food: Numerous knowledge gaps existing (23.05.2014)

New ESD draft regarding repellents (19.05.2014)

More consumer interest in health claims (19.05.2014)

Non-allowed substances in food of animal origin: RPA establishment based on new concept (05.05.2014)

Pesticide residues in food: News regarding cumulative risk assessment (13.03.2014)

International Fresenius Conference “Health and Nutrition Claims” from 13 to 14 May 2014 in Frankfurt/Germany (19.02.2014)

International Fresenius Conference “Nanotechnology in Food” from 19 to 20 May 2014 in Mainz/Germany (19.02.2014)