ReSolve Stakeholder Workshop     

19-06-03-Banner ReSolve Stakeholder workshop

As a part of ReSolve project, a stakeholder workshop is planned on 30th September 2019, in Brussels. The workshop is a pre-conference event at EFIB 2019. In this workshop, the project partners will talk about the project results so far. ReSolve project aims at replacing traditional fossil-based solvents with bio-based solvents. Join the discussion on the challenges of solvent substitution and bringing new bio-based solvents into the market. You will get a chance to talk to the research team who is deeply into these issues.

Preliminary program available:

12:00       Lunch and registration
13:00       Session 1: Safer solvent substitution  
Dr. Petra Hogervorst (RIVM), Dr. Jane Murray (Merck)
14:30       Coffee beak
14:45        Session 2: ReSolve project results so far
Introduction and highlights: Prof. James Clark (University of York)
NMP replacements: Dr. Fabien Deswarte (Circa Sustainable Chemicals Ltd)
Toluene replacements: Dr. Fergal Byrne (University of York)
ReSolve safety assessment approach: Dr. Barbara van Vugt-Lussenburg (BioDetection Systems)
16:00       Session 3: Feedback and discussion session
Challenges of solvent substitution and bringing new solvents to market
17:00       Wrap-up

17:30       EFIB 2019 pre-conference reception

All workshop attendees can join the EFIB 2019 welcome reception


You can register upon using the EFIB registration system. Please note that the workshop is free-of-charge but space is limited. Therefore, registrations work on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. For more information and external registration, please contact Dr. Seena Koyadan, nova-Institut GmbH (Email: [email protected])