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Food safety, Public health
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Draft act

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Draft regulation
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23 August 2017 - 20 September 2017 (midnight Brussels time)
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  • CHEM Trust (United Kingdom)
    20 September 2017 Environmental organisation
    CHEM Trust (United Kingdom)

    Summary and Introduction CHEM Trust welcomes the opportunity to comment on the European Commission’s draft regulation “on the use of bisphenol A in varnishes and coatings intended to come into contact with food and amending Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 as regards the use of that substance in plastic food contact materials”. We have been concerned about the health and environmental impacts of Bisphenol A (BPA) for many years; BPA was first...

  • Food Contact Additives - a Cefic Sector Group (Belgium)
    20 September 2017 Business association
    Food Contact Additives - a Cefic Sector Group (Belgium)

    FCA, the “Food Contact Additives” Sector Group of Cefic, would like offer the following comment on Annex I (3): The request for “the identity of the laboratory responsible for testing” is a significant deviation from the established DoC requirements in Regulation (EU) No 10/2011. We would like to highlight that this information clearly forms part of the Supporting Documentation, which is available to control authorities on request, and has no...

  • Anonymous (Belgium)
    19 September 2017 Business association
    Anonymous (Belgium)

    CEPE, Metal Packaging Europe, FoodDrinkEurope, Frucom and PlasticsEurope welcome the publication of the draft Regulation for Bisphenol A in varnishes and coatings and plastics intended to come into contact with food. Among the various food contact materials identified by EFSA in the BPA risk assessment it is essential that plastics and coatings & varnishes for metal packaging are addressed first. It is necessary to ensure that the high...

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