Medical devices play an important role in the delivery of many health care services. Before manufacturers can take their products to market however, they must ensure that their products meet specific safety testing needs and other regulatory requirements.

During this webinar, Dr Andrew Feilden shares key insights into the medical device regulatory landscape and discusses key aspects of extractable and leachable analysis requirements associated with newly revised ISO 10993-18.


By watching this recorded webinar, you will:

  • Gain insight into the medical device regulatory landscape and key aspects of compliance requirements
  • Understand how changes to ISO 10993-18 will impact chemical characterisation and toxicological risk assessments of medical device products
  • Have learned about the application of extraction approaches and conditions in the analysis of extractables and leachables

Andrew Feilden of Hall Analytical

Speaker:  Dr Andrew Feilden, E&L European Strategic Director, Hall Analytical

Dr Andrew Feilden is an analytical chemist with over 20 years of experience in the field of trace organic analysis, and has become a leading authority on extractables and leachables. Currently the E&L European Strategic Director at Hall Analytical, Dr Feilden holds a BSc. and D.Phil, Chemistry from the university of York and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry. 


Ben Valsler

Moderator: Benjamin Valsler, digital editor, Chemistry World magazine

Ben is the digital editor of Chemistry World magazine, producing video and podcasts to accompany the magazine and website. Prior to joining the Royal Society of Chemistry, he was the producer of the award-winning Naked Scientists, making local and national radio programmes for the BBC, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Primedia in South Africa.


Waters Corporation, the world’s leading specialty measurement company. Waters has pioneered chromatography, mass spectrometry, and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials, and food sciences for more than 60 years. With approximately 7,200 employees worldwide, Waters operates directly in 35 countries, with 15 manufacturing facilities, and with products available in more than 100 countries.