CHEMUK 2024 – "Divergence" Panel - EU/GB Divergence – the gap is starting to grow.

Time & Location

Thursday: 14.00 to 15.00, Stage 1


Eleanor GrimesRegulatory Affairs Specialist - Lisam

About this Session

EU/GB Divergence – the gap is starting to grow.

Discussion panel covering off various areas where the EU and GB are starting to diverge.

Join key stakeholders from trade associations and industry who will give a brief update on where divergence is starting to appear; they will explain the consequences, the impacts, the timings, and what companies can do to make it easier.

Key aspects will include:

  • Safety Data Sheets and labels
  • Chemicals of Concern
  • Data Sharing
  • Downstream obligations

Panel members

Chair – Caroline Raine, Caroline Raine Chemical Consultancy Limited
Lorna Williams, CEO, BASA
Eleanor Grimes, Lisam
Darren Abrahams, Partner, Barrister & Avocat, Steptoe
HSE – speaker to be confirmed
Pete Hall, ARC, Authorised Rep Compliance

Speaker Bio:

With a PhD in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from the University of Nottingham, Eleanor then gained industrial experience before entering the Chemical regulatory world in 2014. After spending nearly 10 years with Safeware Quasar/UL in the regulatory office assisting clients with global GHS issues, and designing compliance software, she then moved to Lisam UK in July 2023. She is now using her experience to improve the Lisam ExESS software for the UK and EU market.