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.
Washington state has announced that, based on the availability of safer alternatives, per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in four types of Read more about Washington State to Ban PFAS in Four Types of Food Packaging
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently added eleven new substances to its Read more about FDA Adds Eleven New Substances to its Inventory of Effective FCS Notifications
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
On February 20, 2021, China National Health Commission (NHC) approved 2 new food-contact materials, 3 additives for expanded usage and 1 new resin Read more about China Approves New Food-Contact Materials; Proposes New Standards
The Toxics in Packaging Clearinghouse (TPCH) revised its Model Read more about Updated Toxics in Packaging Legislation Adds PFAS and Phthalates