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Regulatory Workshops

2019 Regulatory Workshops
 

ChemEdge Pre-Con Workshop:

Toxic Substances Control Act

The upcoming Regulatory Workshop will be held Wednesday, August 14, 2019 in Louisville, KY prior to ChemEdge.

If your company imports, stores, repackages, processes, uses, or disposes of chemicals, you are subject to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). To ensure your company fully understands the TSCA regulations and their requirements for your operations as well as the impact recent changes to the law may have on your company, be sure to attend NACD's in-depth Pre-Con Regulatory (TSCA) Workshop just before the start of ChemEdge 2019.

Sessions in the workshop will include:

Kathleen M. Roberts of B&C® Consortia Management, L.L.C. (BCCM), an Affiliate of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C., will present the workshop. Ms. Roberts is a recognized expert on TSCA with over 25 years’ experience in advocacy, compliance, and communication activities with industry and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) staff. She has presented several TSCA webinars and sessions for NACD and has worked with many NACD members to resolve TSCA questions and issues.

 

Hotel & Travel

Omni Louisville Hotel 
400 S 2nd Street
Louisville, KY 40202

NACD Room Rates:

  • Single/Double: $198/night
  • Triple: $218/night
  • Quad: $238/night

Hotel Reservation Deadline: July 22, 2019
Book online or by calling (800) 843-6664. Be sure to reference NACD ChemEdge 2019 when making your reservations.

Registration

ONLINE: Click here to register online.
HARD COPY: Click here to download a hard copy registration form.
Fax completed forms to (703) 527-7747 or email it to meetings@nacd.com.
 

Agenda

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
8:00-8:15 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Jennifer Gibson, NACD Vice President, Regulatory Affairs

8:15-8:30 am

Overview of TSCA Legislative Intent and TSCA Framework
Kathleen M. Roberts, Vice President, B&C® Consortia Management, L.L.C. (BCCM), an Affiliate of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

This session will include an elementary review of the key sections of TSCA, including important terms and definitions and how the sections fit together in an overall TSCA framework.

8:30-9:45 am

TSCA Compliance: What You Must Know, Right Here – Right Now Part 1
Kathleen M. Roberts, Vice President, B&C® Consortia Management, L.L.C. (BCCM), an Affiliate of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

This session will cover the TSCA Inventory including Active/Inactive Designations, Section 11 Inspections, Section 8(c), Section 8(e), and more TSCA regulations applicable to all chemical handlers.

9:45-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:15 am

TSCA Compliance: What You Must Know, Right Here – Right Now Part 2
Kathleen M. Roberts, Vice President, B&C® Consortia Management, L.L.C. (BCCM), an Affiliate of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

We will conduct a deep dive into how EPA handles chemicals imported into the U.S., Chemical Data Reporting (CDR), substances subject to Section 4 testing, substances subject to Section 5 Significant New Use Rules (SNURs), and Section 12(B) notifications for exporters.

11:15 am-Noon

Industry Perspective on TSCA and Implementation
Scott Simmons, Director of Regulatory Affairs at Maroon Group LLC

This session will highlight the new aspects of amended TSCA and provide some reflection and recommendations regarding how to efficiently comply with the changes. Learn practical tips through real-life experiences implementing and maintaining TSCA compliance. This session will focus on explaining amended TSCA in layman’s terms from an operational perspective.

Noon-12:45 pm Lunch
12:45-1:45 pm

Understanding and Preparing for What Might Be Coming Next
Kathleen M. Roberts, Vice President, B&C® Consortia Management, L.L.C. (BCCM), an Affiliate of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

The training session will close out with an overview of critical TSCA requirements understanding and preparing for what might be coming next. Topics covered will include the 2020 CDR, Section 4 Test Rules, Section 5 New Chemicals, Section 6 Prioritization, Risk Evaluation, Risk Management and Fees.

1:45-2:00 pm Final Questions and Wrap-Up