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 eight new substances to its Read more about FDA Adds Eight New Substances to its Inventory of Effective FCS Notifications
Germany’s Draft Twenty-second Ordinance amending the German Ordinance on Consumer Goods, which establishes limits on the transfer of mineral oil Read more about Germany Notified MOAH Ordinance to the WTO
On April 21, 2021, China National Center for Food Safety Risk Assessment (CFSA) requested comments on five food-contact substances, including Read more about China Solicits Comments on Food-Contact Substances
A state-by-state comparison of recycling rates for a common set of containers and packaging materials (CCPM) in the U.S. is provided in a recently Read more about New Report Provides State-by-State Comparison of Recycling Rates for Food-Packaging Materials in the United States
The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California granted on March 29, 2021 the California Chamber of Commerce’s (CalChamber) motion Read more about Court Halts New Lawsuits Concerning Prop 65 Acrylamide Cancer Warnings