Turkey –Plastic Food Contact Regulations Revised

Vol. 1127 | January 03, 2020

The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry of Turkey has published two plastic food contact regulations under Official Journal No. 30989. Products shall comply with the provisions by 31 December 2020.

The two regulations are based on the requirements of the European Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, and are summarized as follows:

 

Notification No. 2019/44 on

plastic food contact materials and articles

Notification No. 2019/43 on

food simulants used in migration tests

Content

Technical requirements for plastic food contact materials and articles

Rules for assigning food simulants to be used in migration tests for plastic food contact materials and articles

Technical equivalence with EU provisions

Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 (except Annex III)

Annex III of Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011

Preceding regulation to be repealed

Notification No. 2013/34 published in Official Journal No. 28710 dated 17 July 2013

Notification No. 2013/35 published in Official Journal No. 28710 dated 17 July 2013

For additional information please contact:

Laureen Leung
laureen.leung@intertek.com
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