REACH and RoHS Compliance: Protecting Revenues with Advanced Compliance

Full Day Virtual Seminar August 23rd at 11:00 AM - 06:00 PM EST | 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM PST

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What is REACH and RoHS Compliance Regulations

This full day seminar will go into the specifics of the REACH and RoHS regulations, provide case studies and share lessons learned so your organisation can benefit from the mistakes of others. We will review the latest on both directives and will draw out key developments and key dates (if applicable) with particular emphasis on requirements for US firms.

REACH and RoHS have been referred to as "…one of the most complex regulations in the history of the EU." Do not miss this full day seminar to find out why.

Learning Objectives

After completing this seminar, you will gain a better understanding of:

  • Understanding your organization’s liability under RoHS and REACH.
  • Review case studies.
  • Discuss lessons learned applications to ensure full compliance.
  • RoHS and REACH guidelines
  • REACH Registration of Substances
  • Introduction to REACH
  • Articles and REACH
  • Substances of Very High Concerns (SVHC)
  • Supply chain communication
  • Compliance enforcement
  • Basics of RoHS
  • Background and content of RoHS
  • Responsibility for RoHS
  • International requirements of RoHS
  • Material testing methods
  • Build and manage RoHS/REACH compliance programs
  • Reporting to management and government agencies
  • An introduction to Global RoHS/REACH legislation, WEEE. Conflict Minerals, Anti-trafficking regulations, and CA Proposition 65
  • Methods of regulatory data collection
  • Compliance consulting on company real world scenarios

Training Agenda

Topics covered in this seminar include:

Session start time : 11:00 AM EDT

  • REACH Registration of Substances
  • Introduction to REACH
  • Articles and REACH
  • Substances of Very High Concerns (SVHC)
  • Supply chain communication
  • Compliance enforcement

Break 1 -15 mins 12:30 AM EDT

  • Basics of RoHS
  • Background and content of RoHS
  • Responsibility for RoHS
  • International requirements of RoHS

Break for Lunch : 2:30 PM EDT ( 30 mins)

  • A Process for Protecting Revenues
  • 10 Steps to building a RoHS/REACH compliance program
  • Determining best practices for collecting data
  • Managing legacy systems and parts
  • Improving data collection by using Jig 101, IEC 62474, IPC 1752

Afternoon Break 05:00 PM EDT

  • Understanding 3rd party compliance software platforms
  • Manual and automated data collection
  • Building management reports for sourcing decisions
  • Incorporating compliance into standard business practices
  • Building templates for policy and procedures
  • Incorporating compliance processes into ISO 9001:2015 documentation
  • Building a documented system for proof of due diligence
  • Implementing a RoHS/REACH compliance maintenance program
  • REACH SCIP database
  • New UK versions of RoHS and REACH
  • Conducting compliance audits

Session End time : 06:00 PM EDT

Who will benefit

This virtual seminar will provide valuable assistance to all personnel in: 

  • Medical devices 
  • Chemical
  • Toys
  • Industrial machinery
  • Manufacturing Professionals
  • Anyone new to RoHS and or REACH and need to understand the regulations
  • Anyone responsible for RoHS and REACH compliance
  • Quality Managers 
  • Automotive
  • Electronics

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Single Participant - Live

You'll have access to single log-in of the entire virtual seminar including the Q&A period. You'll also receive all presentation materials, plus an audio recording and transcript for the entire session.


Live Group-Max. 10 Attendees - Live + 12 month Access

You get Group log-in for the live virtual seminar for 10 participants, presentation materials , Certificate and the opportunity to ask questions by phone and email.

FDA Faculty Kelly Eisenhardt

Kelly Eisenhardt

Co-Founder and Managing Director at BlueCircle Advisors LLC

Greater Boston

Kelly Eisenhardt is Co-Founder and Managing Director of BlueCircle Advisors responsible for business development, consulting, and training services focused on environmental compliance and corporate social responsibility.

Her experience working in technology and sustainability roles for companies such as EMC, PTC, and Fair Factories Clearinghouse have given her a strong foundation to create compliance programs, build sustainability and reporting programs, implement data collection technologies, and manage initiatives that identify CSR risk in facilities, products, and supply chains. She is a writer for industry trade publications such as EnvironmentEnergyPro, CSRwire, [email protected], and an invited guest blogger at Triple Pundit on trends in compliance, supply chain, and sustainable product developmen

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About World Compliance Seminars (WCS)

World Compliance Seminars (WCS) is one stop solution for all your pharmaceuticalbiotechnology and medical device certification program needs. The pharmaceutical and medical device training requirements are set forth by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) and other major regulatory bodies like NIHEMA, as well as numerous European based national regulatory bodies.

These requirements are important to the training of pharmaceutical reps who are responsible for the education, professional development, and on-the-job training. The training is broken down into different sections to cover a wide variety of topics, including pharmaceutical formulation, pharmaceutical transfer processes , GLP, GMP, Clinical ComplianceProcess Validation, Global Regulatory Affairs, Document Management,GMP (Good manufacturing practice) QSR and CMC and many more.

The pharmaceutical and medical device requirements that the FDA has set forth are designed to protect the public's health and safety. Pharmaceutical reps must adhere to all of the regulations and education courses provided by the FDA in order to be considered one of the best in their field. They also must complete ongoing educational opportunities and maintenance programs in order to maintain relevance and career enhancement.

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