Food Contact Regulatory Support
We provide expert support and analytical food contact testing to support companies looking to assess or prove compliance with food packaging regulations across numerous regions.
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: