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 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
The Thai Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is considering updating the country’s regulations on plastic food contact materials to allow for the Read more about Thailand Considers Allowing Recycled Food-Contact Plastic, Requests Information
Washington State’s Department of Ecology (Ecology) hosted a webinar on Hazard and Exposure Methodology and Decision Rules concerning Read more about Washington State Proposes Alternative Chemicals for PFASs
On February 24, 2020, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain (CONTAM) published a draft scientific Read more about EFSA Publishes Draft Scientific Opinion on PFASs in Food
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued final guidance that exempts Type III Drug Master Files (DMFs), which cover drug packaging and Read more about FDA Permanently Exempts Type III DMFs for Drug Packaging Materials from eCTD Format Requirement