Webinar: Intro to EU Legislation on Food Contact Plastics (EU Regulation 10/2011)

Smithers Pira Food Contact Expert Dr Alistair Irvine discusses EU Legislation on Food Contact Plastics - join him for an independent introduction to the subject.

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Webinar first ran: February 2014.

Overview

In this webinar, Dr Alistair Irvine introduces the way in which the EU regulate plastics in contact with food through EU Regulation 10/2011 (The PIM).

The discussion focuses on:

  • The positive list for momomers and additives in Food Contact plastics
  • The testing regime for Food Contact plastics
    • Overall Migration Testing and why it's carried out
    • Specific Migration Testing
    • Food Simulants and Test Conditions for migration tests
  • Q&A