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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) 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
The cost of virgin PET fell below the cost of recycled PET (R-PET) in mid-2019 for the first time since 2008 (when S&P Global Platts first Read more about Use of Recycled Plastic in Bottles to Rise in Europe Despite Costs
Last week, California’s Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) hosted a webinar where it Read more about CA Considering Prioritization of Otho-phthalates, BPA, and PFAS in Food Packaging