Online lectures on chemicals and legislation

This web page shows the collection of lectures on regulations controlling the manufacturing, registration, trade and handling of chemicals.

The lectures you find on this page have been given by the most experienced experts in their field in Finland and they are offered into free use in the educational institutions and in the companies as well as to every one who needs the training in these topics. The videos have been produced in cooperation with the Chemical Industry Federation of Finland (Kemianteollisuus ry) and the University of Helsinki. The important source of information has been the European Chemicals Agency ECHA.

The experts who have put the lectures together come from the following companies and institutions: Bang & Bonsomer Group Oy, Bayer Oy, European Chemicals Agency ECHA, Finnish Cosmetic, Toiletry and Detergent Association, Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), Finnish Food Authority (Ruokavirasto), Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (TTL), Finnish Medicines Agency Fimea, Finnish Safety and Chemicals Agency (Tukes), Finnish Transport and Communications Agency Traficom, Kemira Oyj, Kiilto Oy, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke), Nornickel, REACHLaw Oy, Tikkurila Oyj and Yara.

Lecture series

In­tro­duc­tion to chem­ical reg­u­lat­ory

REACH Re­gis­tra­tion of sub­stances

REACH au­thor­isa­tion and re­stric­tion

Suc­cess­ful ap­plic­a­tion for au­thor­isa­tion

Safety data sheet

Exposure scenarios

Oc­cu­pa­tional safety and health


Cos­met­ics and de­ter­gents

Food and pharma

Plant protection

Environ­mental reg­u­la­tion and stor­ing of chem­ic­als

Per­sist­ent or­ganic pol­lut­ants

Trans­port of dan­ger­ous goods

Good laboratory prac­tice