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.
Japan notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) on July 16, 2012, about new proposed standards concerning the use of recycled paper in utensils Read more about Japan Proposes New Standards on Recycled Paper in Food Packaging; Issues Guidance on Recycled Plastics
Customer assurance statements for food-packaging materials are an important aspect of packaging law that should be carefully considered by Read more about Customer Assurance Requests Becoming More Specific Says Keller & Heckman Partner at Seminar
The European Commission (EC) proposed amending the European Union (EU) Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (94/62/EC) to provide additional Read more about EU Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive to Include More Examples Under Proposal
The Chinese Ministry of Health (MOH) issued its Management Rules for the Administrative Approval of New Varieties of Food Related Products (the Read more about China Publishes Data Requirements for Food Packaging Petitions
The Ministry of Health (MOH) of the People's Republic of China published, on its website March 30, 2011, the Management Rules for the Read more about China Publishes Procedure for Clearing New Food-Contact Substances