2018 GA meeting: May 3rd in Belgium

2017 GA MEETING

The 2017 GA meeting took place on Thursday 4 May 2017 in Karlsruhe, Germany and was a resounding success with attendance reaching 60%, the highest since 2010. Hosted by Cronimet Holding GmbH, the meeting lasted 5 hours and saw several key decisions taken by way of vote.

Some highlights:

  • Change of Governance: Election of Tim Hird (Prince-Erachem) as Chairman; Dr Bernd Friede (Elkem) as First Vice Chair; Arnaud Vigier (Eramet) as Second Vice Chair; and Dr Doreen McGough (MARA) as Secretary General
  • Approval of an established SIEF data-sharing model in accordance with regulation 2016/9
  • Approval of the 2017 workplan and budget
  • Approval of plan to share consortium-owned OECD/GLP studies for K-REACH registration purposes

EU General Data Protection Regulation

Most likely, you have already heard about the new data protection legislation coming into force – 25/05/2018, General Data Protection Regulation.

The Manganese REACH Consortium takes data security seriously and we comply with all legal requirements applicable to us. We do not sell your data on. We only use your personal information for the purposes for which we collected it, unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose - REACH related communications, we do not use it or give it to third parties.

We would like to keep your contact in our contacts database to enable us reach out to you as and when the need arises but only for EU REACH related purposes.

 

OUR PRIVACY POLICY

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of your Personal Information (data). By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

What kind of data do we collect?

We collect the information you provide. The data can include your organization’s name, job title, first name, last name, telephone number, billing address, bank details, e-mail, photo, bio (if you are a member of one of our committees). We generally collect information directly from you.

How do we use this data?

We will use your email address to send you newsletters and any other information we believe to be of interest or value to you in an EU REACH related context.

Do we share this data?

We are not in the business of selling, renting or trading email lists with other companies and businesses for marketing purposes and will not disclose it to any third party unless required to by law.

How can you stop us using this data?

You may unsubscribe from the newsletters at any time by contacting us via email and asking to be removed from the list. You can also click unsubscribe at the bottom of any newsletter.

What is a ‘cookie’ and do we collect them?

Cookies are designed to allow the website to recognize its users on subsequent visits and are automatically generated. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies. Mara does not use information generated by cookies.

Our security policy

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. 

Our communications policy

By being a Mara member or by registering an inorganic Manganese -based substance handled by Mara, you agree for us to use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters and/or any information we deem necessary for EU REACH related purposes.

Changes to our Privacy Policy 

This Privacy Policy is effective as of 25/05/2018 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page. 

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy. If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided us, or by placing a notice on our website. 

Contact us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

Manganese REACH Administration (MARA)

56 rue de Londres

75008 Paris, France

reach@manganese.org

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