In the framework of its task to develop and strengthen standards and policies to improve the health protection of consumers, the European Committee for Food Contact Materials and Articles (Partial Agreement) (CD-P-MCA), has elaborated a set of general technical provisions to be appended to an upcoming Council of Europe resolution on food contact materials and articles and specific provisions for paper and board food contact materials and articles.
The two documents:
- Guiding Principles for Food Contact Materials and Articles (technical appendix to the resolution on food contact materials and articles), and
- Technical Guide on Paper and Board Materials and Articles for Food Contact
are open for consultation by all concerned parties (national authorities, control laboratories, business operators) from 5 February 2020 to 16 March 2020.
To access the consultation please visit the EDQM web section on food contact materials.