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 Single-Use Plastics Directive — Directive (EU) 2019/904 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 June 2019 on the reduction of the Read more about Single-Use Plastics Directive is Published in the Official Journal of the EU
On June 13, Maine’s governor signed L.D. 1433 (H.P. Read more about Maine Bans Phthalates in Food Packaging
On June 3, 2019, China’s National Health Commission (NHC) notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) concerning its Food Safety National Read more about China Notifies WTO about Adhesives Standard; Requests Comments on Other FCMs
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) issued two publications in May as part of its Series on the Safety of Read more about OECD Announces New Publications on the Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) updated its website on June 4 to include information on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in Read more about FDA Forms PFAS Working Group