30 Sept 2020
This webinar will give an overview of recent key RoHS developments and an update on the status of the RoHS exemption renewal requests, including details on expected timeframes.
It will also offer advice on how to increase the chances of success of an exemption request, and how best to prepare for clarification questions posed by the consultants reviewing the requests.
Presenter: Emily Tyrwhitt Jones, Senior Regulatory Compliance Consultant, RINA
Emily Tyrwhitt Jones is a technical expert in global environmental compliance, sustainability and safety, covering legislation such as EU REACH, REACH-like regulations, RoHS, CLP and WEEE. Emily has considerable experience of supporting product development from a technical and regulatory perspective with regard to materials and processes, particularly in the defence sector.
In her current role at RINA and previous positions held in industry at BAE Systems and Thales, Emily provides advice to manufacturers, distributors, standards committees and legislative bodies on compliance and trends in environmental and health-related regulations. Emily holds degrees in both Chemistry and Materials Engineering and is a member of the IET.
Presenter: Louise Forrest, Senior Content Project Manager, Compliance & Risks
In her role Louise is responsible for researching new content areas & leveraging existing content. Prior to moving to this role, Louise was a member of the Global Regulatory Compliance Team, including leading the team for 5 years.
Louise is a qualified barrister who has been working with Compliance & Risks since 2008. Prior to joining the company, Louise worked as a barrister, law lecturer and researcher, and obtained her law degree (BCL) and masters in law (LLM) from University College Cork, Ireland.