Our food contact consulting and analytical services ensure that FDA requirements designed for everyday food contact materials are met
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates all components to be used in food contact applications such as various types of plastic or paper materials, as well as additives or colorants to be used in polymers to enhance strength, flexibility, and clarity or appearance, and should be notified according to FDA requirements.
Furthermore, all final articles intended to be in contact with food and raw materials utilized to make these products that are placed on the market should be in compliance with US FDA requirements. Food contact materials are described in the Code of Federal Legislation (CFR) - 21 CFR 174 - 21 CFR 190.
Intertek regulatory experts, chemists and toxicologists possess extensive knowledge regarding the interpretation of regulations in relation to the intended use of the food contact materials.
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