Food contact regulatory consultancySmithershas published asummaryof recent and upcoming updates to food contact regulations in the EU. The article features a recordedexcerptfrom a recent presentation given by Alistair Irvine at the Food Contact Asia 2020 conference. The presentation provides an overview of planned amendments affecting the recycling of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and other plastics for food contact materials (FCMs) by theEuropean Commission(FPFreported). It also summarizes the ongoing food contact regulation revisions, including main outcomes of the contractedEcorysstudy (FPFreported).

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Alistair Irvine (October 2020). “European food contact regulatory updates.”