About Extractables & Leachables Europe

Extractables & Leachables Europe is the world's leading conference dedicated solely to extractables and leachables. The conference covers the regulatory landscape, advances in science and testing methods, the latest technological developments, biocompability, biomanufacturing, BPOG vs. USP, as well as featuring case studies from leading experts in the field. The 2018 edition of E&L Europe took place 6-8 November 2018 in London, UK, register your interest here to be kept up to date with all the latest information on the 2019 conference.

How attending this conference will benefit you

Extractables and leachables examination is continuously growing in importance. Given the current scruitny paid by governing bodies including the FDA and MHRA, understanding the best practice and guidelines to carry out extractables and leachables studies is imperative in order to eliminate risk and potential development delays.

Smithers Rapra have been organising both the European edition and USA edition of the Extractables & Leachables conferences for over 10 years and have a long history of providing regulatory conferences so you can be sure that this conference will not only provide you with the most up to date information but also a great conference experience. 

Why you should attend this conference

Taking into account the ever evolving marketplace and changing requirements, the Advisory Board produced a programme that is scientific, technical, informative and exciting. Traditional topics were combined with brand new insights to provide attendees with a unique and comprehensive overview of the industry. Presentations covered everything from the regulatory landscape and standards to case studies, analytical challenges, medical devices/ drug device combination products as well as suppliers perspective.

The dyanmic sessions at the 2018 conference included:

  • Regulatory Landscape, Standards and Impact with presentations from the MHRA, US FDA, Eakins & Associates and AstraZeneca
  • Case Studies and Analytical Challenges with presentations from  US FDA, Mylan, GSK, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Abbott and more
  • Medical Device and Drug Device Combination Products from Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, Dr Knoell Consult, Roche, Fresenius Medical Care and more
  • A Suppliers' Perspective with presentations from ALBIS, SABIC and Sartorius Stedim Biotech

In addition to the dynamic programming, we also set aside over 8 hours of networking time to ensure that attendees could continue the debate and make those all important business connections. Leading companies including ACTAVIS, Anatune, B.Braun, Baxter, Galderma, IVAX Pharmaceuticals, Mexichem, JTI, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Octapharma, University of Oxford, Presspart and more were in attendance, proving that this conference truly brings together all of the key global players under one roof.

Whatever your level or position, and whether you're from a CRO, pharmaceutical manufacturer, packaging specialist, instrument or equipment manufacturer, research or academic institution, chemical company or OEM - this conference has something for everyone! Register your interest in attending in 2019 to ensure you don't miss out!