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 18 new substances to its Read more about FDA Adds 18 New Substances to its Inventory of Effective FCS Notifications
Clearer communication of sustainability efforts with regards to plastic packaging are needed to help consumers make better decisions and lead the Read more about UN Report Calls for More Uniform Information on Plastic Packaging
The National Toxicology Program (NTP) published a report on perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA). The report, titled, Read more about NTP Publishes Report on PFOA
Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, and Denmark plan to propose a joint REACH restriction to limit the manufacture and use of per- and Read more about Five European Countries to Propose PFAS REACH Restriction; Request Comments
Aluminum, glass and plastic (PET) industries have reached out to states with beverage container deposit programs requesting that safe redemption Read more about Trade Associations Request Support for Beverage Container Deposit Programs