The European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA) Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids (CEF) published a Read more about EFSA Published Draft Scientific Opinion on Toxicological Evaluations of Food-Contact Materials
In your Nov 7, 2013 article, "EDQM Publishes Updated Technical Guide on Food-Contact Metals," it states that the use of food-contact metals "must Read more about How Can Metal Food-Contact Articles be Marketed under the Principle of Mutual Recognition?
Any use of a new food-contact substance first requires that migration studies be conducted, under the intended conditions of use, to determine if Read more about Designing for Success: Points to Consider in Developing Migration Studies for Packaging Materials
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) recommended that the European Commission reconsider the specific migration limit (SML) for zinc based on Read more about EFSA Issues Scientific Opinion on Nanoforms of Zinc Oxide for Food-Contact
The Threshold of Toxicological Concern (TTC) approach as currently applied is a "valid, science-based screening tool useful for the prioriti[z] Read more about TTC Approach Useful for Chemical Risk Assessment, Says EFSA/WHO in Draft Report