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Webinar 2: Critical toxicity information for early R&D decisions


Presented by ViridisChem, this is a part of Webinar Series “Green Chemistry, what it means today for industry sectors”. Registrations Open
October 29, 2021

 

During this webinar, presenters discussed the importance of comprehensive chemical toxicity information and how it influences critical decisions during product development while making choices during process selection, process development, packaging design, or when deciding on manufacturing or operating practices, how to ensure the safety of alternatives to chemicals of concern and to avoid regrettable substitutions. Discussions also covered the challenges to develop safer alternatives. 

SPEAKERS:

Dr. Patrick Harmon

Industry Manager @BASF Corporation
Dr. Harmon is an industry leader from the company BASF responsible for regulatory affairs, advocacy, sustainability, and innovation. He has a strong interest in green chemistry, alternatives assessment, and sustainability.

Kirsten Rosselot

Technical environmental planning and management tools @Process Profiles
Kirsten Rosselot is a chemical engineer and has had her own consulting firm since 1995. She helps her clients understand and improve their environmental impact by providing them with the tools they need to identify the products, processes, or substances that are likely to be the most appropriate focus for improvement efforts.

ViridisChem is a software company offering essential toxicity data and tools for companies to move towards sustainable product development.

We have the world’s most comprehensive toxicity database with over 90 million chemicals, and utilizing this data, our software tools provide toxicity analysis of chemicals, mixtures and formulations, and product development processes.