Event Overview

The programme is designed to be a primer on the understanding, & applications of ROHS, REACH & Regulations on Food Contact Materials. The programme should be of interest to professionals working in the following industries, who are engaged in exports to the EU.

> Dyes & Pigments
> Chemicals & Intermediates
> Plastics additives & color Masterbatches
> Pharmaceuticals
> Cosmetics & Food Ingredients
> Printing inks
> Packaging converting
> FMCG & F&B Brand owners
> Finished Plastics products

Key Topics Covered

Basics of RoHS • Background and content of RoHS • Company’s responsibility under RoHS • International requirements of RoHS such as China RoHS, • Material testing methods, review of BOM • Homogenous material under RoHS • RoHS 1 and 2 Compliance • Exemptions under RoHS • Case studies • Reviewing supplier’s declarations

Introduction to REACH • Understanding your organization’s liability under REACH • REACH Registration of Substances • MSDS, CLP/ GHS requirements • Articles and REACH • Substances of Very High Concerns (SVHC) • Supply chain communication • Compliance enforcement • Case studies

Food contact regulation in EU • EU Framework Regulation for Food Contact • EU Plastics Regulation 10/2011 • Various materials coming food contact such as plastic, rubber, inks etc. • Requirements for polymeric base materials, additives, monomers • Migration studies (global migration / specific migration) • Selection of test conditions, simulants etc. • Analytical methodology, Instrumentation and sample preparation associated with both specific and overall migration • Other tests important in accessing food contact materials (e.g. organoleptic and heavy metal tests) • how to comply & what to expect in the future and how to stay compliant.

Programme Format
• Subject coverage through presentation format
• Dedicated interactive session with Faculty
• Short quiz at end of training session
• Award of certificate of participation from Intertek Germany

Expert Faculty:
Ms.Sunanda Kadam, Business Unit Manager Health, Environmental & Regulatory Services (HERS) Intertek India.

Who Should attend
> R&D scientists
> Regulatory & Health & safety staff
> Quality Control & assurance personnel
> Packaging Development & certification professionals
Key Benefits
> Subject knowledge update
> Develop understanding of Regulations
> Interaction with Intertek subject matter expert
> Overall professional skill development
> Intertek Certification

Delegate Intake & Registration
The training programme is designed for 35 participants. Registration details are available on the website www.packaging360.in


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