James Glasby

James Glasby

Senior Scientist
Chemical Regulation & Food Safety
Derby (UK)
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Mr Glasby joined Exponent in August 2019. His role is to provide regulatory guidance to clients on all aspects of bringing cosmetic products to market in the EU, UK and globally. He is responsible for carrying out artwork & formula reviews, constructing Product Information Files (PIFs), notifying products on the EU Cosmetic Products Notification Portal (CPNP) and producing technical reports. Mr Glasby is also responsible for advising clients on household product CLP classifications and the associated Safety Data Sheet (SDS) and labelling requirements.

Mr Glasby previously worked as a Technical Support Chemist for Quadralene Ltd, a leading UK manufacturer of cleaning detergents and disinfectants. In this role, he worked on the development of products for the cosmetic, healthcare, automotive and janitorial industries.

Mr Glasby has experience in all areas of product development including project management, product formulation, stability testing, manufacturing methods, production scale up and aftermarket product support. Mr Glasby is proficient in European Classification, Labelling and Packaging regulatory requirements, he has experience of constructing technical files for Class I and II Medical Devices and he is familiar with the European Biocidal Products Regulation from the perspective of a product manufacturer.

Mr Glasby graduated with a First-Class Honours degree in Chemistry from the University of Nottingham in 2014 and was awarded the Boots-Drummond Prize during the final year of his degree for distinguished work. He is also a member of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

CREDENTIALS & PROFESSIONAL HONORS

  • BSc (Hons), Chemistry, University of Nottingham, UK, 2014
  • Boots Drummond Prize, University of Nottingham, 2014.

Prior Experience

Technical Support Chemist, Quadralene Ltd, 2014-2019.

Professional Affiliations

Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Project Experience

Developed products for the cosmetic, healthcare, automotive and janitorial industries at a leading UK manufacturer of cleaning detergents and disinfectants. This included project management, product formulation, stability testing, manufacturing method development, production scale up and aftermarket product support.

Constructed technical files for healthcare detergents registered as Class I and II Medical Devices.

Knowledge

CREDENTIALS & PROFESSIONAL HONORS

  • BSc (Hons), Chemistry, University of Nottingham, UK, 2014
  • Boots Drummond Prize, University of Nottingham, 2014.