Is elemental copper a GRAS item for single use packaging where it may come into contact with food? I can find no direct reference to this on the Read more about Is Elemental Copper Considered GRAS?
I understand that substances permitted for use in coatings, according to 21 C.F.R. Part 175.300, are also permitted to be used in adhesives (175. Read more about Can Substances Cleared in Section 175.300 Be Cross-Referenced into Other Regulations?
Companies in the food packaging manufacturing chain are not, for the most part, currently subject to declaration requirements under the Lacey Act Read more about Responsibilities of Food Packaging Manufacturers under the Lacey Act
Do all the components of an adhesive for food packaging (cardboard boxes) have to be in the list of cleared substances found in 21 C.F.R. 175.105 Read more about How Are Adhesives That Are Separated From Food By a Functional Barrier Regulated?
We produce trays for smoked seafood out of HDPE FDA grade material. We have cleaning and sanitization processes to minimize the likelihood of the Read more about What GMP Requirements Apply to Resin and Colorant Manufacture?