Seminar European Regulation for Leaching of Building Products
14 Nov 2017
14 Nov 2017
You probably have several questions about this subject. Therefore, we would like to inform you during our seminar. In this way, you can get started vigorously and you will be well prepared.
10:00: Welcome by chairman Ron Leppers, director SGS INTRON B.V.
10:15: Leaching from construction products: backgrounds and a selection of tests for products. Ulbert Hofstra, SGS INTRON B.V.
10:45: New European leaching tests: The test methods, differences with existing tests and the usability of old data. André van Zomeren, Energy research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN)
11:15: National regulations: implementation in the Dutch Soil Quality Decree, future of Dutch accreditation program AP04, AVCP level in CE marking. Eric Ruwiel, Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment (under reservation)
11:45: Panel discussion with speakers
13:00: Progress of CEN/TC 351, when will it be ready? Jeroen Bartels, chairman of CEN/TC 351
13:30: Implementation in German regulations. Bernd Susset, Gutachterbüro Dr. Susset
14:15: Application of leaching test results in life-cycle analysis (LCA). Bob Roijen, SGS INTRON B.V.
14:45: Laboratory visit including a demonstration of the fully automatic 7-stage column test. Louis Grannetia and Arno Meijs, SGS INTRON B.V.
15:45: Closing drinks
Date Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Location SGS INTRON, Dr. Nolenslaan 126, 6136 GV, SITTARD, The Netherlands
Time 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
It is also possible to join the evening dinner which will take place at 5:00 pm. Please state your interest when you sign up. Costs are at your own expense.
It is also possible to stay overnight in a nearby hotel. We recommend the following hotels:
De Limbourg Sittard
Located in the centre of Sittard, 3 km away from SGS INTRON
Located between Sittard and Born, 5 km away from SGS INTRON