CRAC-HCF 2021 Forum: Going Hybrid

Aug. 11th, 2021


This coming November 2021, the 13th Chemical Regulatory Annual Conference and Asian Helsinki Chemicals Forum (HCF) will come together for a second edition, inviting all experts in the industry from Asia and the West to join in-person in the city of Hangzhou, China and through its online platform.

August 2021, Hangzhou. One year has passed since REACH24H and Helsinki Chemicals Forum (HCF) held their first joint Forum, the CRAC-HCF 2020 Virtual Forum, a four-week virtual event with 6 sessions and over 70 speakers from across the industry, welcoming over 9000 participants globally.

Due to the ongoing global challenges presented by COVID-19, REACH24H will celebrate the 13th Chemical Regulatory Annual Conference (CRAC) with its partner Helsinki Chemicals Forum (HCF), the CRAC-HCF 2021 Forum, as a Hybrid event. The CRAC-HCF 2021 Hybrid Forum will have in-person and virtual components, and will be held on November 8-16, 2021.


Asian Helsinki Chemicals Forum

  • Green Chemistry and Climate Neutrality
  • Accelerating the Replacement of Animal Toxicity Testing
  • The Tension between Plastics Recycling and Energy Recovery
Global Chemical Compliance Management

  • Chemical Management in Major Trading Regions
  • China’s Chemical Environmental and Safety Management
  • International Trade and Supply Chain Management
Safety Management of Food Contact Materials

  • Updates on Food Contact Material Regulations in China
  • Compliance for Biodegradable Materials
  • Compliance Strategies for Biodegradable Plastics
Management of Global Pesticide Registration

  • China’s Pesticide Registration & Policy Developments
  • Status of Pesticide Registration in EU and U.S.
  • Pesticide Registration and Market Analysis Across Asia-Pacific
China Cosmetic Management: Practices and Trends under CSAR

  • Registration of Cosmetic Ingredients
  • Registration and Filing of Cosmetic Products
China’s Pharmaceutical Regulation and Market Overview

  • China Pharmaceutical Management Policies
  • Interpretation of China’s Good Pharmacovigilance Practices (GVP) & Marketing Authorization Holder (MAH) System


  • Government Officials
  • Industry Associations/Organizations/ NGOs
  • Scientific Research Institute Specialists
  • Product Safety Officers
  • EHS Industry Experts
  • Experts from Laboratory Centers
  • Decision Makers from Multinational Companies
  • Technical Experts of Scientific Research Institutions
  • Supply Chain and Global Trade Officers
  • Industry Media Platforms
  • Officials from High-Profile Regulatory Firms


Virtual Week Agenda

November 08-12, 2021

08-11 (Monday) Asian Helsinki Chemicals Forum
09-11 (Tuesday)
10-11 (Wednesday)
11-11 (Thursday) Global Chemical Compliance Management
12-11 (Friday) China’s Pharmaceutical Regulation and Market Overview


In-Person Agenda

November 15-16, 2021

14-11 (Sunday) Registration
15-11 (Monday) Opening Ceremony
Global Chemical Compliance Management Management of Global Pesticide Registration Safety Management of Food Contact Materials
Opening Night Reception
16-11 (Tuesday) Global Chemical Compliance Management Management of Global Pesticide Registration China Cosmetic Management: Practices and Trends under CSAR


*ChemLinked corporate members enjoy a 10% discount off any forum ticket option (cannot be applied to Early Bird nor Group Package tickets).



Helsinki Chemicals Forum

The Helsinki Chemicals Forum (HCF) is an independent non-profit forum founded by the Finnish Fair Foundation and the City of Helsinki aimed at promoting chemicals safety and chemicals management globally. HCF has held annual high-level conferences in Helsinki every year since 2009, supported by European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), the European Commission (EC) and the European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC) and a number of Finnish Government ministries. Over the years, the Helsinki Chemicals Forum has gradually evolved from debating the multiple challenges that the global chemical industry is facing to becoming the priority platform for debating how approximation of regulatory systems around the globe and multilateral cooperation can contribute to a safer and greener environment worldwide. To learn more, please visit the HCF Website.

REACH24H Consulting Group

Founded in 2009, REACH24H is a Consulting Company specialized in providing one-stop global market access services to companies in the field of industrial chemicals, agrochemicals, cosmetics, food and food contact materials. By creating a 24-hour global consulting service network and a technical expert team, REACH24H helps enterprises and high-quality products take an initiative to trade, improving their understanding of technical barriers and assisting international trade departments and businesses to move from passive to active in the global market. The Chemical Regulatory Annual Conference (CRAC) has been organized by REACH24H for 12 years to date. Over 180 domestic and foreign government ministries and leading industry voices have joined our regulatory sessions from China, broader Asia-Pacific, Europe, U.S. and other trade regions to share regulatory updates and policy developments in chemical safety and related industries.


If you have any general queries, or would like to learn about our sponsoring or partner opportunities, please reach out to us:

Contact Person: Mr. Tyler Lou


Available File

CRAC-HCF 2021 Hybrid Forum- General Brochure

CRAC-HCF 2021 Forum: Sponsorship Opportunities