Webinar: Nanotechnology in Food Contact Applications

Smithers Pira discusses FDA and EU views on nanotechnology use in Food Contact applications.

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Webinar first ran: Tuesday 16 November 2010.

Overview

As nanoscale materials are being used more and more in food packaging, regulations are changing - causing confusion over acceptability and compliance. We provide an overview of FDA and EU views on nanotechnology in Food Contact applications and changes on the horizon. 

The discussion focuses on:

  • What is the nano scale
  • Properties and some potential applications of nanoscale materials in food packaging 
  • FDA view of the use of nanotechnology in Food Contact applications
  • EU view of the use of nanotechnology in Food Contact applications
  • Possible future issues
  • Summary
  • Q&A

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