Reformulation is entirely possible
The Secretariat of the Strategic Approach to Chemicals Management (SAICM) and the University of Cape Town (UCT) have established a Community of Practice (CoP) on Lead in Paint to bring representatives from different sectors together and to create a learning network around issues related to the elimination of Lead Paint. This is a summary of the discussion on Reformulation is entirely possible, which took place on 9 June 2021.
Presenters: Dr Branko Dunjic (NCPC Serbia), Vojislavka Satric (NCPC Serbia), Jeiel Guarino (IPEN), Monica Alcala Saavedra (COTENNAREC)
The second Lead in Paint Community of Practice (LiP CoP) discussion for 2021, presented by Branko Dunjic and Vojislavka Satric form NCPC Serbia, Jeiel Guarino from IPEN, and Monica Alcala Saavedra from PPG-Comex, reviewed three questions focusing on reformulation of lead paints, with the discussions centred around the current status of reformulation around the world, what the motivations for reformulation may be and what the needs are to make reformulation possible.