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
Is it necessary to submit information to FDA on the effectiveness of a recycling process to produce material that is safe for food contact Read more about Is FDA Review of Recycling Processes Required?
Are SPI codes (chasing arrows) on packaging required anywhere in the U.S.? Read more about Are Resin Identification Codes Required
I have looked at the general guidelines for use of resin codes on plastic containers that can be recycled, both from the FTC and the SPI (Society Read more about Can Resin Codes be Located on the Bottom of Plastic Containers that can be Recycled?
Product manufacturers now have another reason to take a look at recycled plastics.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) just Read more about Updated Guidance Helps Food Packagers Determine Suitability Of Recycled Plastics