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.
Several bills to ban single-use plastic bags statewide in New York (NY) remain in committee as the end of the 2017/18 legislative session
Turkey published two new regulations on food-contact materials on April 5, 2018, in the Official Gazette. The first regulation is a general
A ban on the use of expanded polystyrene (EPS) single-use food and beverage containers in New York City, required under Local Law 142, will become
The European Commission (EC) has launched a webpage on the evaluation of food contact materials (FCMs). By way of background, in November 2017,
Health Canada has proposed requiring all new Canadian Drug Master Files (DMF) to be submitted in Electronic Common Technical Document (eCTD)