Keller and Heckman’s international packaging practice keeps abreast of developments in worldwide packaging and packaging material regulations. News items of particular interest to our packaging audience can be found in this section.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently added four new substances to its
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has launched a public consultation on a draft guidance document on the use of the Threshold of
Currently, a Food Contact Notification (FCN) can only be delisted for safety reasons, explained Michael A. Adams, Ph.D., Deputy Director of FDA’s
The European Parliament (EP) adopted its position (i.e., amendments) on the proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of
Both the amount, by weight, of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles available for recycling and the amount of PET bottles recycled declined in