USA / Canada requirements for import


Requirements for import of chemicals / mixtures / articles to USA and Canada

Seminar will provide an information concerning standard and simplified requirements for import of chemical substances, mixtures as well as articles / products regulated for chemicals content on USA and Canada markets. CETA agreement between EU and Canada get into force on 21.9.2017. CETA agreement eliminate 98% of taxes for the trade, but still specific requirements for import are on the place.

Import to USA will be discussed for chemical substances as well as for mixtures (e.g. collours, lacquers…) and other regulated articles where restrictions are applied due to specific chemicals / contaminants content.

Date : September 5, 2018

Application date : August 24, 2018

Venue : BC Kerametal, meeting room BRK SOPK
Jašíkova 6, Bratislava
Code of Seminar : 180523
Speakers : Dave Saucier, Responsible Distribution Canada
Sol Bobst, ToxSci Advisors LLC
Participants : Seminar is suitable for exporters, product managers, sales managers and other business experts interested in overseas trade.
Seminar participants will get documents / materials ready for distribution and certificate of participation

Participation Conditions: Registration for the Seminar will be accepted after receiving filled and signed Seminar Application Form.
Participation fee : SOPK memeber…………………….. 60 € without VAT
SOPK not member…………………. 80 € without VAT
Fee covers participation and refreshment during the Seminar.
Storno: Participation fee is not refundace. Participation of other employee of the same organisation is accepted anytime based on announcement.
Seminar could be cancelled in case of organizational reasons. In that case all fees will be reimbursed
Aknowledgement : SOPK is VAT registered.


8.30 – 9.00 hod. Registration of participants
9.00 hod – cca 14.00 hod

  • CETA Agreement
  • Basic legislative documents important for goods import to Canada
  • Chemicals and related legislation – Canada
  • Requirements for chemicalsk notification, application duties, goods trade rules in Canada…
  • USA – Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) –
  • Import of chemical substance into USA
  • Import of mixtures = products „sectors“ (colours / lacquers…)
  • Import of regulated goods restricted based on kontent of specific substances / contaminants
  • Disussion


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