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EuMBC Conference 2018 on 17 May in Brussels - Draft Programme available

EuMBC Conference 2018 on 17 May in Brussels - Draft Programme available

Register now and get the latest insights on EU regulatory and industry developments for Masterbatchers & Compounders.

EuMBC, the European Masterbatchers and Compounders association, invites to its 2018 Conference on 17 May in Brussels with speakers from ECHA, the European Commission, Fit4Reach,  EBRC Consulting, EuPC and many more.



09:00 - 10:00

Registration & Welcome Coffee

10:00 - 10:15

Welcome & Introduction to EuMBC
- Marc Cornu, President, EuMBC

10:15 – 10:45

Developments in the definition for nanomaterial and the update of the REACH Annexes
- Andrej Kobe, Policy Officer Sustainable Chemicals, European Commission, DG Environment

10:45 - 11:15

Methodology for the prioritization of plastics additives for substance evaluation
- Andreas Ahrens, Senior Scientific Officer, Unit C3: Computational Assessment & Dissemination, ECHA

11:15 – 11:45

May 2018: What to do if your supplier did not register!
- Marc Kiener, REACH - Management Consultant, Fit4REACH

11:45 – 12:45

Networking Lunch

12:45 – 13:15

TiO2 and measures for the reduction of dust exposure
- Daniel Vetter, Consultant, EBRC Consulting

 13:15 - 13:45

Update on food contact material plastics
- Dario Dainelli, Director of Quality and Regulatory Affairs, SITGROUP & FREP Chairman, EuPC

13:45 - 14:15

Issues in the drinking water sector and initiatives to obtain simplification
- Volker Meyer, Chairman, European Drinking Water (tbc)

14:15 - 14:45

Networking Coffee

14:45 - 15:15

EU Plastics Strategy – an overview
- Speaker tbc, European Commission, DG Growth

15:15 - 15:45

Example of a zero waste strategy from the textile sector
- Speaker tbc, SGS

15:45 – 16:00



EuMBC members: free
Non-members: 220 Euro (excl. VAT)

Please register here.


Thursday, 17 May 2018, 10:00 - 16:00

VLEVA Conference Centre
Avenue de Cortenbergh 71
1000 Brussels, Belgium


We are looking forward to welcoming you to our event.

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About EuMBC

Created in 2001, as a sector group of EuPC and under the original name of ETHIC, EuMBC is today an association of companies which hold manufacturing operations in the EU, EEA and Turkey.

EuMBC represents and defends the interests of the European compounds and masterbatch producers vis-à-vis the European institutions and other professional organisations. It is particularly active in all fields related to the plastics industry (e.g. REACH, Food Contact or new technologies).

Avenue de Cortenbergh 71
1000 Brussels