Seminar on the publication of information from the applications for authorisation process with industry representatives
Monday, 28 November 2011, Metals Conference Centre, Brussels, Belgium
ECHA met with representatives of Industry to provide an update on its preparatory activities for the implementation of the authorisation process and to gather stakeholders' input in an efficient and transparent manner.
The seminar focused on several issues concerning the "Broad Information on Uses" with the aim of ensuring an efficient and meaningful involvement of interested parties in the public consultations on alternatives.
Summary of discussions
Introduction - Matti Vainio (ECHA) and Hugo Waeterschoot (Eurometaux)
State of play of ECHA's preparations - Matti Vainio, Rémi Lefèvre and Tomas Zbihlej (ECHA)
Data dissemination from authorisation application - Industry first views - Amaya Jànosi (Cefic)
Dissemination and authorisation: Reminder of some legal concepts - Vincent Navez (Cefic)
Use descriptors and Analysis of Alternatives: an example from Automotive Batteries - Michel Baumgartner (Eurobat)
Broad information on uses - Industry views - Amaya Jànosi (Cefic)