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.
Earlier this month, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Read more about FDA Issues Guidance on Regulatory Submissions in Alternate Electronic Format, Including Type III DMFs
The federal government has taken a supporting role as state and local governments and private companies institute an evolving patchwork of Read more about Food Packaging Workers Listed as Essential by CISA
As concern about per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) continues to grow due, in part, to their prevalence in the environment, actions to Read more about Attack on PFASs Extends to Food Packaging
Dicyclohexyl phthalate (DCHP) is among the substances that the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is considering recommending for inclusion on the Read more about ECHA Considers Additional Phthalate for REACH Authorization List; EFSA Publishes Updated Risk Assessment on Five Phthalates Authorized for Food Contact Plastics
The Republic of Korea recently notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) of its proposal to amend the “Standards and Specification for Food Read more about Korea Notifies WTO Concerning Proposed Update to Food Packaging Standards