Webinar: Communicating Compliance in the Food Contact Supply Chain - An Expert View

Smithers Pira food contact legislation expert Dr Alistair Irvine scrutinises proposed upcoming amendments to EU Regulation 10/2011 and outlines their significance to the industry

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Webinar first ran: October 2015

Overview

Smithers Pira Food Contact expert, Dr Alistair Irvine, provides an overview of the recent Guidance Document. The Document was produced by the European Commission in support of EU Regulation 10/2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food. It sets out the responsibilities of organisations throughout the supply chain.

The Document covers information to be generated and exchanged in the supply chain, as required in the context of compliance with the Plastics Regulation.

The webinar focuses on:

  • How the Guidance Document helps to clarify the content of the Food Contact declaration of Compliance
  • How the responsibilities of players in the supply chain are laid out within the document
  • How the Guidance Document further defines the concept of adequate information in compliance documentation
  • An end of discussion Q&A