Smithers Food Contact Training US is coming to Chicago, IL this November 12-13, 2019 for a fourth successful year.
This training provides the necessary foundation needed to be successful and stay compliant in the food contact industry, and brings knowledgeable advisors face-to-face with attendees in a specialized, close-knit training course. Organized by Smithers Pira, a worldwide authority on packaging, paper, and print industry supply chains.
The legislation for food contact materials is constantly evolving. For consumer safety, it's critical that every person involved in food packaging and production understands and monitors food packaging regulation requirements, and has the resources and know-how to forecast the industry landscape.
Attendees will gain invaluable insight from our speakers: Alistair Irvine, Manager for Food Contact Compliance at Smithers Pira, and Eric Greenberg, Principal Attorney who concentrates his practice in food and drug law, packaging law, and commercial litigation.
Don't miss out on this opportunity!
2018 Session Highlights Included:
A special Q&A between Mars Wrigley Confectionery's Ron Osborn, Principal Scientist of Packaging Compliance, and speakers Eric Greenberg and Alistair Irvine.
Information on the compliance of food contact packaging materials in the United States, and in the European Union's complex mixture of harmonized and non-harmonized legislation - allowing attendees to master their understanding of these complex regulations.
The use of practical examples to guide participants on regulatory changes.
Overview of harmonized legislation and how it applies to plastic packaging materials.
Paper and Board Industry guidelines and how they can be used to demonstrate compliance with the Framework Regulation on food contact materials and articles.
Legislation on chemicals, biocides, and nanomaterials, and an explanation of how they impact food contact materials.