The Plastics Regulations conference returns to North America for its 2nd edition.The two-day program
will provide expert analysis and guidance on a range of international legislative and regulatory issues that impacts on polymer producers, compounders, processors, and end users doing business in the US and beyond.
The conference will provide a rare opportunity to gain focused advice on a range of compliance issues at one event, and a cost and time efﬁcient way to protect and future-proof your business. Legal and regulatory experts will cover new and impending regulations in areas such as food contact materials, biocides, nanomaterials, microplastics, medical devices, plastic recycling, and various application specific legal requirements. They will explain the real implications of forthcoming legislation in practical terms, highlighting the actions that different players in the plastics supply chain need to take to achieve compliance. Speakers also highlight areas of potential concern for the plastics industry going forward and recommended action to minimize negative impacts.
Food contact legislation is another evolving subject that has signiﬁcant implications for the suppliers of polymers, additives, compounds and masterbatch, as well as the producers of food packaging and food processing equipment. Legal experts will review existing and planned regulations in this area and will provide advice on how to meet them. Speakers will also address other areas of legislation that have critical implications for the plastics industry, including the use of recycled plastics, biocides, nanomaterials, and medical devices.
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Daniel Chan, Review Chemist, FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA)
Ronald Osborn, Principal scientist, Scientific and Regulatory Affairs, Americas R&D, MARS WRIGLEY
Ruud Overbeek, Chief business Development & Strategy, DECERNIS LLC
Laura Rosato, Global Strategic Program Manager, Global Product Stewardship, PPG INDUSTRIES
ADDIVANT ● ADVANSIX ● AMERICAN CHEMISTRY COUNCIL ● ASAHI KASEI PLASTICS NORTH AMERICA, INC ● ASPEN RESEARCH
CORPORATION ● BASF ● BEMIS
EMPAQUES MEXICO SA DE CV ● BRASKEM AMERICA, INC. ● CARBOQUIMICA ● CELANESE CORPORATION ● CIRS GROUP USA INC. ● COLOR MASTER, INC. ● CSP TECHNOLOGIES ● DECERNIS ● DOVER CHEMICAL CORP ● EMERALD KALAMA CHEMICAL ● ENERKEM ● FERRERO USA, INC ● FIELDFISHER (BELGIUM) LLP ● FLINT HILLS RESOURCES (FHR) ● FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION ● GREL GHANA
LIMITED ● HALOPOLYMER
JSC ● HENKEL ● HUBER ENGINEERED
MATERIALS ● HUNTSMAN ● IMERYS ● INTERTEK ● KELLER AND
HECKMAN LLP ● KERROUCHIPLAS ● LANXESS CORPORATION ● LEXMARK INTERNATIONAL, INC. ● LONGKAI MOULDS PVT LTD ● LORD CORPORATION ● M. HOLLAND COMPANY - PLASTIC RESIN DISTRIBUTION ● MILLIKEN &
COMPANY ● NOVA
CHEMICALS CORPORATION ● NSF INTERNATIONAL ● PANASONIC CORPORATION OF NORTH AMERICA ● PLASTIC HOME GROUP ● RAVEN INDUSTRIES ● RIVERDALE GLOBAL LLC ● SS PLASTICINDUSTRIES ● STEPTOE & JOHNSON LLP ● SYSKA VOSKIAN CONSULTING ● TEKNOR APEX COMPANY ● THE KELLEN COMPANY ● UL PRODUCT SUPPLY CHAIN INTELLIGENCE ● UNIFORM COLOR
COMPANY ● US
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY ● VERISK 3E ● VINVENTIONS USA LLC ● WASHINGTON PENN PLASTIC ●
For further information on attending, exhibiting or sponsoring the conference please contact the Conference Organizer:
T/ +44 (0) 117 314
Dr. Daniel Chan, Review Chemist,
U.S FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA), United
Dr. Ruud Overbeek, Chief, Business Development
DECERNIS LLC, Unites States
Christopher Thelen, Regulatory Specialist,
M. HOLLAND COMPANY, United States
John D. Yax, Toxicologist,
NSF INTERNATIONAL, United States
Dr. Grant B. Kenion, Scientific Fellow,
HENKEL CORPORATION, United States
Dan Hagerty, Product Stewardship Manager, Global
PPG INDUSTRIES, United States
Dr. Irina Kuznetsova, Chief Certification
Professor Zhong Huai ning (Marco Zhong),
NATIONAL REFERENCE LABORATORY FOR FOOD CONTACT
Bernie Henn, Supplier Development Manager,
VERISK 3E, United States
Jim Mo, Regulatory Consultant,
CIRS GROUP USA INC,
More to follow soon...
The program for this event is complete, however, we are always interested in receiving new topics/ideas/suggestions/abstracts. We are happy to keep your information on file in case a space opens up on the program, or for the next edition of the event.
For further information please contact Emily Nicholson, Conference Organizer
T/ +44 (0) 117 314
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All prices include our two-day conferences, attendance to our Networking Cocktail Reception, conference lunches, refreshment breaks, and a set of conference proceedings.
Early Booking rate: $1115 (available until October 11, 2019)
Full rate: $1415
Includes 1 delegate place and 1 space in the exhibition area where you can promote your products and services to the targeted audience
Pre-program package: $1840 (available until June 7, 2019)
GROUP DISCOUNTS: Please
note discounts may be available for companies wishing to register two or more
delegates at the same time.
For further information on attending, exhibiting or
sponsoring the conference please contact the Conference Coordinator, Emily Nicholson
T/ +44 (0) 117 314
Legal and regulatory experts cover new and impending
regulations in areas such as food contact materials, product stewardship, TSCA,
microplastics, plastics packaging, plastic recycling, and various application
specific legal requirements. Explaining the real implications of forthcoming
legislation in practical terms, highlighting the actions that different players
in the plastics supply chain need to take to achieve compliance. The conference
highlights areas of potential concern for the plastics industry going forward and
recommends action to minimize negative impacts.
Plastics Regulations is a focused conference covering expert
analysis and guidance on a range of international legislative and regulatory
issues that impacts on polymer producers, compounders, processors, and end
users doing business in the US and beyond. Taking place in Pittsburgh, PA,
United States, the event opens its doors on December 10-11, 2019. The
event provides delegates the chance to participate in two days of informative
conference presentations with a multitude of networking opportunities.
-FDA compliance top tips
-Product stewardship and regulatory compliance
-EU regulations affecting plastic products
-Overcoming sustainability challenges within the industry
-Food contact materials compliance
To view the up to date program, please click on the pdf.
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Plastics Regulations US 2019 - Program
Interested in speaking on next year’s program?
Please email the Conference Coordinator to express your
interest now: Emily Nicholson,
T/ +44 (0) 117 314
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Running in conjunction with the conference, the exhibition is an integral part of the event, providing the ideal setting to promote your company and its products to the international audience.
As an exhibitor, a profile of your company is included in the official conference proceedings distributed to all attending delegates and sold after the conference to interested parties.
The exhibition package includes an booth space in the exhibition room, located directly next to the conference room and entry for one representative from your company.
Exhibitors may either use tables provided by the hotel or bring their own stand or display.
Please note that only a limited number of spaces are available, and these are allocated on a first come-first served basis.
For further information, please contact the Conference coordinator, Emily Nicholson
T/ +44 (0) 117 314
Booking your accommodation
Delegates are responsible for arranging their own hotel accommodation while attending the conference.
AMI have negotiated a room rate of $155 plus tax per night at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center for attendees who make their reservations by November 19, 2019.
Delegates can book their accommodation online via our dedicated booking link: Booking Link
Alternatively, you can contact the Reservations Department directly:
Tel: +1 (800) 228-9290 or +1 (412) 471-4000
Please state that you will be attending AMI’s Plastics Regulations 2019 conference.
Please do not accept offers from companies claiming to be calling on behalf of AMI to help you book your hotel. We do not book accommodation on behalf of attendees and recommend you book directly with the hotel as above.
Marriott Pittsburgh City Center
112 Washington Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Tel: +1 412 471 4000
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