Final Programme Confirmed - European Food Contact Plastics Seminar 2019
Meet the food contact experts from the European Commission and the Food Safety Authority of Ireland, from companies such as Nestlé, Coca-Cola, Logoplaste, Chemours, but also from ChemSafe, Keller & Heckman, Adjuvo and others.
Polymer Comply Europe (PCE), on behalf of European Plastics Converters (EuPC), will hold its 6th edition of the European Food Contact Plastics Seminar in Brussels. This year, the seminar will focus on Improving transparency throughout the supply chain.
The two-day event will bring together participants from the industry, research institutes, European and national authorities, food and drink companies and retailers. A networking cocktail will be held on the evening of 11 April.
Thursday, 11 April 2019
11.30 - 13.00 Registration & Walking Lunch
DOSSIERS IMPACTING FOOD CONTACT PLASTICS
13.00 - 13.15 Introduction
13.15 - 13.45 Latest developments on Endocrine Disrupters within EU Regulations - Antonio Conto, ChemSafe
13.45 - 14.15 Titanium Dioxide: Implications of proposed CLP classification for food contact plastics - Joeri Leenaers, Chemours / Titanium Dioxide Manufacturers Association
14.15 - 14.45 Regulatory requirements for Nanomaterials in the context of the EU Food Contact Regulations - Beate Kettlitz, Food Safety Expert
14.45 - 15.15 Mutual recoginition principle in marketing of FCMs - Rachida Semail, Keller and Heckman
15.15 - 15.45 Coffee Break
EFFICIENT COMMUNICATION IN SUPPLY CHAIN
15.45 - 16.15 Best practice in exchange of B2B information: Case study of Nestlé - Lionel Spack, Nestlé
16.15 - 16.45 Improving compliance work of plastics converting companies and challenges for SMEs, Michael Scherzinger, Adjuvo
16.45 - 17.15 How a drink manufacturer and retailer ensures compliance with EU Food Contact Regulations - Suzanne De Cort, Coca-Cola
17:15 - 18.00 Round-table
18.00 - 19.00 Networking Cocktail
Friday, 12 April 2019
08.30 - 09.00 Registration & Welcome Coffee
09.00 - 09.15 Introduction
EU FOOD CONTACT REGULATORY STATUS
09.15 - 09.45 Vision 2025 : The Future Direction of EU Food Contact Legislation - Dario Dainelli, Polymer Comply Europe
9.45 - 10.15 State of Play: Evaluation of the FCMs Framework Regulation and Plastics Recycling and Circular Economy - Takis Daskaleros, FCM Team, European Commission, DG Santé
10.15 - 10.45 Opportunities for improvement of EU regulations to streamline enforcement of national authorities - Bernard Hegarty, Food Safety Authority of Ireland
10.45 - 11.15 Developments in the JRC/EuPC Joint Project on NIAS IdentificationGeoffroy Tillieux, EuPC
11.15 - 11.45 Coffee Break
RECYCLING OF FOOD CONTACT PLASTICS
11.45 - 12.15 Future challenges for recycling of PET bottles in the EUMaria Eugenia Zacarias, Logoplaste
12.15 - 12.30 Technology solutions for recycling of food contact plastics, Giovanni Sonzogni, GS4 Plastic
12.30 - 13.00 Amendment of Regulation (EU) No. 282/2008 and Authorization Decisions for recycling processes - Martin Policar, Polymer Comply Europe
13:00 - 13.15 Closing
13.15 - 14.00 Walking Lunch
You can register here.
We look forward to your participation.