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Preparing for the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) – HSL, Buxton, UK (16 July 2013)

Thursday, 30 May 2013 at 1:17:PM
Health & Safety labopratoryMarkes International, in conjunction with the Health & Safety Laboratory (HSL), is holding an exclusive one-day seminar and workshop on the new Construction Products Regulation (CPR).

By the end of the day attendees will have a full understanding of what the CPR will require regarding the testing of VOC emissions from materials used indoors. 

The seminar, at HSL, Buxton, Derbyshire, will include critical insights into the in-house screening of VOCs and how this data can be used in QC, R&D and product formulation. The day will also include information on the HSL proficiency testing scheme and a tour of their laboratory facilities.

The full agenda for the day is:

9:00 Registration and coffee
9:30  Introduction, regulations, products and applications overview
Dr Caroline Widdowson, Markes International Ltd
10:00 CPR: Analytical QA/QC requirements
Owen Butler, Health & Safety Laboratory
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Watching paint dry can be interesting!
Steve Murray, Akzo Nobel
11:30 The measurement of VOC emissions from resilient floorcoverings and their use in developing compliant products
David Cockhead, Quality and Compliance Adviser, Altro Flooring
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Session 1 of 3 Rotating parallel workshop sessions:
  • Accessories and consumables
    James Williams, Markes International
  • Micro-Chamber/Thermal Extractor – practical aspects relating to the CPR 
    Dr Caroline Widdowson, Markes International
  • HSL proficiency testing scheme – practical aspects
    Ian Pengelly and Neil Plant, HSL
13:45 Workshop session 2 
14:30  Workshop session 3
 15:15 Closing remarks
15:30 Tour of HSL laboratory facilities
16:45 Close

     

Should you wish to attend this event please contact Markes on +44(0)1443 230 935 or enquiries@markes.com

Online booking is also available here

UK
UK
Markes International Ltd
Gwaun Elai Medi-Science Campus
Llantrisant
RCT
CF72 8XL, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1443 230935
Germany
Germany
Markes International GmbH
Schleussnerstrasse 42
D-63263 Neu-Isenburg
Frankfurt
Germany
Tel: +49 (0)6102 8825569
USA (West)
USA
Markes International, Inc
2355 Gold Meadow Way
Gold River
California 95670
USA
Tel: 866-483-5684 (toll-free)
Part of Schauenburg International
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