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 European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) accepted the European Commission’s (EC) mandate to re-evaluate styrene on October 15, 2019. The EC asked Read more about EFSA Accepts EC’s Mandate to Re-evaluate Styrene
Denmark has notified the European Commission (EC) concerning its proposed ban of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in paper and cardboard Read more about Denmark Notifies EC of Order to Ban PFAS in Paper FCMs
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on October 31, 2019, that it is making available a scientifically validated method for Read more about FDA Announces Availability of Testing Method for PFAS
China's National Center for Food Safety Risk Assessment (CFSA) solicited comments on five food-contact substances on October 15, 2019. The Read more about China Solicits Comments on Food-Contact Substances
President Trump Read more about President Trump to Nominate Dr. Stephen Hahn as FDA Commissioner