Regulation EU 10/2011 is in force within the EU, applying rules for plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food
The European Regulation ( EU) no 10/2011 has replaced Directive 2002/72/EC and its amendments, the vinyl chloride monomer Directive and the specific directives for migration testing.
The (EU) no 10/2011 is a specific measure for plastic food contact materials as mentioned in the European Framework Regulation EU 1935/2004.
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Notwithstanding the comprehensive rules as stipulated in the regulation of many companies, it is still a challenge for companies developing and manufacturing plastic food contact materials to demonstrate compliance with this regulation. For each stakeholder in the supply chain of the manufacturing of plastic food contact materials it is important to know - and understand - their obligations and to be able to demonstrate compliance.
Intertek regulatory experts and chemist possess broad knowledge and experience within setting up compliance programs according to the rules of the (EU) no 10/2011. Our services include setting up compliance programs, suppliers document assessment, migration testing, mathematical modelling, NIAS studies, notification of new substances and support with setting up Declaration of Compliance, plus more.
Please contact one of our experts with your expectations and requests in regard to the European Regulation ( EU) no 10/2011.
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