Webinars 2020

Webinars are information sessions hosted online, and consisting of presentations, video and other interactive features such as questions and answers, desktop sharing and audio conferencing. Up to one thousand participants can remotely join a webinar at once.

A registration link will be available for each individual webinar closer to the event date and all webinars, including a webinar programme and registration link will be announced in ECHA's weekly e-News.

The webinar programme is subject to change. Exact dates will be confirmed as they become available.

Each webinar will be recorded and later published on the ECHA website.

2020

SME verification – getting your company size right
9 June 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EEST, GMT + 3

 

Description

Join this webinar to learn about the steps you need to take to make sure your company size has been declared correctly to avoid unnecessary fees. Use the opportunity to ask questions from our experts.

The date is tentative and will be confirmed later.

Date
9 June 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EEST, GMT + 3
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Introducing the SCIP database prototype
17 March 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EET, GMT +2

 

Description

This webinar describes the state of play of the SCIP database, following the launch of its prototype in February. Join our webinar for a demo of how to create and submit a SCIP notification and use the opportunity to ask questions from our experts.

SCIP is a database for information on substances of concern in articles as such or in complex objects (products) established under the Waste Framework Directive.

Companies supplying articles containing substances of very high concern (SVHCs) on the Candidate List in a concentration above 0.1% weight by weight (w/w) on the EU market have to submit information on these articles to ECHA, as of 5 January 2021.

Date
17 March 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EET, GMT +2
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Getting to know the EU chemicals legislation finder (EUCLEF)
4 March 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EET, GMT +2

 

Description

EUCLEF will be launched in March. It is a new service from ECHA that puts 40 pieces of EU chemicals legislation at your fingertips, enabling you to find out how your substances are regulated in the EU and what legal obligations you have.

Join our webinar to get a sneak preview of how the finder works and ask questions from our experts.

 

Date
4 March 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EET, GMT +2
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Registering nanoforms: practical advice
24 February 2020
12:00 - 14:00 EET, GMT +2

 

Description

Updated REACH information requirements for nanoforms of substances apply as of 1 January 2020. Beyond this date, companies must have a registration compliant with these requirements to manufacture or import nanoforms of substances that fall within the scope of REACH.

Join our webinar to hear about the registrations received so far, key lessons learnt and best practices. Use the opportunity to ask questions on how to prepare registration dossiers for your nanoforms and get practical advice from our experts for successfully submitting your registration.

Agenda

Timing

Title

12:00

Introduction and general observations on nanoform registrations

12:10

Practical advice based on received registrations

12:45

Conclusions

12:50 – 14:00

Webinar open for questions

 

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Date
24 February 2020
12:00 - 14:00 EET, GMT +2
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Poison centre notifications 2020 – where are we now
12 February 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EET, GMT +2

 

Description

This webinar gives you an update on the latest and upcoming developments for notifying your hazardous mixtures to poison centres. These include changes to Annex VIII and improvements to our IT tools and available support.

It also gives you the chance to ask questions from our experts on the regulatory and IT aspects of the notification process.

 

Q&A transcript

Agenda

Timing

Title

11:00

Welcome and introduction, Heidi Rasikari - ECHA

11:10

Regulatory update, Daniele Ape - ECHA

11:30

PCN IT tools update, Claudia Rimondo - ECHA

11:50

Guidance and support update, Heidi Rasikari - ECHA

12:00 – 13:00

Time reserved for Q&A

Date
12 February 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EET, GMT +2
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Call for evidence on possible restriction of substances of concern in single-use nappies for infants and children
30 January 2020
11:00 - 12:30 EET, GMT +2

 

Description

The French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety (ANSES) announced its intention to propose a restriction of PAHs, furans, dioxins, PCBs and formaldehyde in single-use nappies for infants and children.

We will host a call for evidence to support the preparation of the proposal. The call for evidence starts in January 2020 and closes on 31 March 2020.

This information session is intended to clarify the scope of ANSES’ investigation and answer your questions related to the call for evidence. It is open for all, and will be most useful for those planning to provide information for the preparation of the restriction proposal. 

Media are invited to send their enquiries to press [at] echa.europa.eu.

Agenda

Time

Title

Speaker

11:00

Introduction to the session and its purpose

Peter Simpson, ECHA

11:10

Scope of the investigation

Karine Fiore, ANSES

11.50

Q&A

Karine Fiore and Céline Dubois, ANSES

Moderator: Peter Simpson, ECHA

12:25

Concluding remarks and next steps

Peter Simpson, ECHA

12:30

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Date
30 January 2020
11:00 - 12:30 EET, GMT +2
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Revised completeness check: what changes and how you can prepare
29 January 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EET, GMT +2

 

Description


The completeness check of REACH registrations will be revised in April 2020. It includes more explicit rules to ensure that registrants address information requirements for key hazard endpoints and strengthened checks for reporting the substance life cycle. The completeness check will also be extended to cover an area of the registration that was previously not verified – the chemical safety report.

Join our webinar to find out about the upcoming changes and get a head start in preparing your registration for the revised checks.

Use the opportunity to ask questions from our experts.

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Agenda

11:00

Introduction

Robert LUCAS, ECHA

11:10

Revised completeness check of Annex VII-XI information requirements

Ella LAAKKONEN, ECHA

11:20

Completeness check of the chemical safety report: what is covered

Valerie LASSEIGNE-PHRAKONKHAM, ECHA

11:30

Practical examples: ensuring a complete chemical safety report

Soile NIEMI, ECHA

Andreas AHRENS, ECHA

11:55

Conclusions

Robert LUCAS, ECHA

Date
29 January 2020
11:00 - 13:00 EET, GMT +2
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