Concerning Panama’s ban on polyethylene shopping bags that recently became effective, is the legislation enforced at the store or customs level? Read more about What Types of Plastic Bags Are Banned in Panama?
This is the second article in a two-part series on the regulation of food-contact materials (FCMs) in Latin America. Read more about Regulation of Food-Contact Materials in Latin America (Part II)
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 regulatory systems governing food contact materials in Latin America run the gamut of complex to minimal. Several of the principal economies Read more about Regulation of Food-Contact Materials in Latin America (Part 1)
We previously provided an overview of MERCOSUR’s (Mercado Común Del Sur or the “Common Market of the South”) food-contact regulations in 2014. Read more about Update: Food Packaging Regulations in Latin America*