Intertek to Host Annual Food Contact Symposium

March 22, 2021

Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, will be hosting a two-day virtual Food Contact Symposium from April 27-28, 2021.

Ensuring the safety of your product is the most essential value you can provide to your customers. Join Intertek’s Annual Food Contact Symposium where our consulting experts will guide you through the US FDA regulatory requirements and discuss compliance strategies for your food contact products. This year, we are offering specialized sessions designed around final food contact article compliance and recycled materials. Intertek Health, Environmental & Regulatory Services (HERS) experts will present during the following sessions:

April 27, 1-4 PM CST | FDA Food Contact Compliance Strategies for Final Articles


  • Establishing FDA Compliance of Food Contact Articles
  • Options for Unregulated Substances: Food Contact Notification vs Self Determination
  • Analytical Testing and Risk Assessment
  • Questions and Networking



April 28, 1-4 PM CST | Ensuring Compliance of Recycled Materials through the Food Packaging Life Cycle


  • Regulatory Requirements for Recycled Materials in Food Packaging and FDA No-Objection Letters
  • Evaluation of Packaging that uses Recycled Material
  • Packaging Recyclability and its impact on Sustainability
  • Questions and Networking



Why Attend?

  • Gain the knowledge, strategies, and practical solutions necessary to ensure food contact products are safe and comply with applicable regulations.
  • Discuss strategic planning for your product range. Define what the best registration strategy may be for your products.
  • Benefit from the knowledge of Intertek experts as they use in-depth case studies and examples to demonstrate supply chain management in ensuring food contact product safety and compliance.
  • Network with regulatory and toxicology experts and establish crucial business connections vital for continued organizational success.

If you have any questions about the symposium or would like to discuss your company’s specific requirements, feel free to contact Ashli Henderson.


For Media Information:

Tracy Veale
Global Marketing Manager
T: +1 905 542 2900

For Technical Information:

Ashli Henderson
Project Manager
T: +1 561 400 0322


About Intertek

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Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers' operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.