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 seven new substances to its Read more about FDA Adds Seven New Substances to its Inventory of Effective FCS Notifications
The plastics industry has expressed concern over certain provision in legislation aimed to reduce plastic waste that was introduced by U.S. Read more about Plastics Waste Reduction Bill is Flawed, Says Industry
India’s central government has issued a draft nationwide proposal to mandate certain requirements for plastic carry-out bags and to ban certain Read more about India Proposes Phase Out of Single-Use Plastic Items by 2022
The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) announced on March 19, 2021 that it Read more about California Announces Intent to List PFOA as a Carcinogen under Prop 65
The City of Philadelphia—along with the City of West Chester, the Township of Lower Merion, and the Borough of Narberth—filed a lawsuit on March 3 Read more about Pennsylvania Sued over Moratorium on Plastic Bag Bans