EM Workshops & Seminars

Submitting Applications for Authorisation for Chromates

Date: Thursday, 27 March 2014 Friday, 28 March 2014

Location: Metals Conference Centre

Country: Belgium

Category: EM Workshops & Seminars


Workshop on Submitting Applications for Authorisation

for Chromates in an Efficient Way


On 27-28 March 2014 CEFIC and EUROMETAUX in association with ECHA, will organize a workshop on the timing and handling of submissions on the upcoming authorisation applications for chromates. The focus of this workshop is on the process aspects of the applications to help submit them in an orderly and predictable manner. The workshop will explore the optimisation of submission timing and lessons learned on Authorisation submission.


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The draft programme and agenda are as follow : click here .


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Presentations : 

"Role of the importer in the AfA for chromates" - Lanxess - Martin Kleban

"AfA and the Complex Supply Chain of Chromates"  - Environ - Sue Bullock 

"Authorization - the perspective formulators" - Atotech - Alexander Samai

"Authorization - the perspective formulators"  - Enthone - Dirk Wiethölter 

"Authorization - the perspective formulators" - Ovako - Steef Hardeman

"In the sandwich : perscpective of processors" - Vecco - Malte Zimmer

"Supply chain issue" - Chair ASD WG on Authorisation - Philip Humphries

"Chromates in Manufacture of Packaging Steel - the Tata Steel perspective" - Apeal - Hans Dommershuijzen

"Authorization application preparation for Nordic hard chrome platers to define the best strategic approach" - ReachLaw - Ying Zhu

"Authorisation for Chromium trioxide - Automotive Industry Challenges" - BMW (representing ACEA) - Wolfgang Marquardt

"Authorization application for HBCDD : from single application to joint application" - ReachCentrum - Leo Appelman

"If it ain't broken, don't fix it" - ECHA - Matti Vainio