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.
Amendments to California’s Proposition 65 warning regulations, which mainly relate to the manner of providing warnings for alcoholic beverages Read more about California Adopts New Prop 65 Warning Regulations for Online Alcoholic Beverage Sales
Janet Woodcock, M.D. was named Acting Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on January 20, 2021. Since late 2020, Dr. Woodcock has Read more about President Biden Appoints Janet Woodcock Acting FDA Commissioner
California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has issued Read more about California Proposes New Amendments to Proposition 65 Warning Regulations
Food Packaging Forum (FPF) launched a new food-contact chemical database that lists 12,285 chemicals that are potentially used in the manufacture Read more about Food-Contact Chemicals Database Implications Questioned
The United Kingdom (UK) has issued a guidance on authorizing food contact materials (FCMs) now that it has exited from the European Union (EU). Read more about UK Announces Procedure for Authorization of New FCMs