Principal Technical Specialist - Food Contact Testing, Materials Science and Engineering
United KingdomContact Alistair
There may be no specific EU Legislation for paper in contact with foodstuffs, but paper is covered by the general compliance requirements of the Framework Regulation 1935 (2004). This requires that Food Contact papers should not "under their normal or foreseeable conditions of use, transfer constituents to foodstuffs in quantities which could endanger human health".
Common approaches to demonstrate that this requirement has been met include ensuring the material either:
In this webinar, Dr Alistair Irvine will walk you through these and other approaches taken to meet the necessary requirements.
The discussion focuses on: