Smithers Rapra Extractables & Leachables Membership Benefits

Growing regulatory complexity has increased the need for rigorous and thorough testing to ensure materials used in a wide range of pharmaceutical and medical devices are assessed for extractables and leachables.

Working with our leading experts and extensive testing experience we have put together a wealth of technical and regulatory information in this growing area.

The membership is framed by our two leading conferences in the sector taking place in Europe and America. Members receive 3 free places to the event and a host of in depth insight to help them plan whatevertheir position in the pharmaceutical supply chain. Download our full membership brochure below 

Your membership entitles you to the following:

Members Insights:

  • March - Extractables and leachables: requirements and regulations for packaging
  • June - Extractables and leachables prevention in medical devices

State of the Industry:

  • December - E&L State Of The Industry

Conference Places (Up to 3 free places across these events)


  • Smithers Essentials: Fundamentals of Extractables and Leachables Training course proceedings

Personal Researcher:

  • Members receive 16 hours of free personal researcher time for your business

Past Member Insights: 

  • Food Contact and E L - The Common Cause of Managing Migration.
  • Paper: developments in consumer goods regulations
  • Non-intentionally added substances(NIAS) in food contact materials
  • Nanomaterials and human exposure
  • E-cigarettes: scientific and regulatory challenges
  • Ink migration: latest developments and challenges Developments in pharma and medical packaging