AN INTRODUCTION TO AGROCHEMICAL FORMULATION STRATEGIES

What topics are covered by the course?

This course explores key scientifc and regulatory developments currently influencing agrochemical formulation strategies and will act as a broad introduction to this area. Through a combination of theory and practical exercises you will examine current industry trends and navigate EU & US regulatory requirements for compliant formulations.

Who should attend?

Dr. Jim Bullock and Dr. David Calvert will come in this Workshops.

What will I be able to do on completion?

The students will able to:-
-Assess the advantages and disadvantages of specific formulation strategies from initial development through to manufacturing and application of the final product.
-Understand how to develop a formulation and generate the toxicological, ecotoxicological and physiochemical data needed for submissions
-Evaluate the impact of changed EU regulations and impact on industry
-Get to grips with "newer" formulation types including controlled delivery, novel dry products & OD
-Assess the driving force behind greener formulations, explore the different forms of biopesticides and assess their formulation challenges
-Get an overview of analytical methods used to prove the stated claims of the formulation
-Study key considerations for scale up and manufacturing
-Investigate various application types with a special focus on seed treatments

How will I be assessed?

Not applicable

This interactive 2-day course explores key scientifc and regulatory developments currently influencing agrochemical formulation strategies and will act as a broad introduction to this area.

Through a combination of theory and practical exercises you will examine current industry trends and navigate EU & US regulatory requirements for compliant formulations. You will assess the advantages and disadvantages of specific formulation strategies from initial development through to
manufacturing and application of the final product.

Performance and Knowledge Objectives:

-Understand how to develop a formulation and generate the toxicological, ecotoxicological and physiochemical data needed for submissions
-Evaluate the impact of changed EU regulations and impact on industry
-Get to grips with "newer" formulation types including controlled delivery, novel dry products & OD
-Assess the driving force behind greener formulations, explore the different forms of biopesticides and assess their formulation challenges
-Get an overview of analytical methods used to prove the stated claims of the formulation
-Study key considerations for scale up and manufacturing
-Investigate various application types with a special focus on seed treatments

Date: October 14 -15, 2014

Venue Details: Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton, 130 Tottenham Court Road, London SW1E 5DR, United Kingdom.

Guide Price: Book before the 16th September: GBP 1395 + 20% VAT = 1674, Book after the 16th

Delivery: Classroom
Category: Career Development »
Duration: 09:00 - 17:00

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