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Hear From Pfizer, BD, The FDA, Nelson Labs, PPD, SafeBridge, and More at Extractables & Leachables USA 2022!


ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#extractables--Smithers’ leading Extractables and Leachables USA Conference is coming to Arlington, VA, and Online, April 5-7, 2022.

The 2022 agenda has been released! Featuring industry experts from Pfizer, The FDA, BD, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Hall Analytical, Nelson Laboratories, Eurofins Medical Device Testing, PPD, Abbvie, Leadscope, and many more.

Presentations include the evaluation of optimal extraction conditions for polypropylene, PBT resins, and chlorobutyl rubber elastomer, challenges with receiving accreditation per ISO 17025, FDA tox requirements, quantification of chemical characterization data of medical devices, in silico assessment of biomolecule reactivity with leachables, and much more.

Since 2006 Smithers’ Extractables & Leachables USA conference has offered a unique opportunity for E&L experts to gather and discuss the latest updates on regulations, best practices, compliance, case studies, biocompatibility, and more. This year offers the opportunity to attend both in person, and virtually.

According to past attendee PPD, Inc., this event “is a convergence of the top scientific minds speaking about a diverse range of impactful topics at the forefront of the E&L field.”

The two-day program gathers industry experts to outline topics currently impacting the industry. The program is supplemented by valuable networking breaks and a networking reception at the end of day one.

According to Thermo Fisher Scientific, E&L USA is “a great place to get the latest updates in regulations and analytical methodologies for extractables and leachables. The audience is full of experts.”

A sample of companies who have attended in the past include Baxter, Waters Corporation, Eurofins, The FDA, B. Braun Medical Inc., Novo Nordisk, 3M, GlaxoSmithKline, Agilent Technologies, AstraZeneca, BD, Merck, and Johnson & Johnson.

The earlier you register, the more you save. Visit the event website for more information. To get the latest updates, follow the event on twitter @SmithersELevent.

For companies interested in increasing their brand visibility in front of a target market, sponsoring or exhibiting is a key opportunity to showcase how they are improving operations and bringing about innovation. Contact Kelli Lewis at

Smithers MSE (Materials Science and Engineering) is a leading authority for extractables and leachables studies, with experts who have a proven track record of developing and delivering comprehensive E&L test plans.


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Last Updated: 04-Feb-2022