Glass & Ceramic Materials

Glass & Ceramic Materials

In parallel with the Council Directive on Ceramic Materials Contacted by Food No. 84/500/EEC, the Communiqué of Ceramic Materials Contacted by Turkish Food Codex Food (Communiqué No: 2012/30) determines the rules for ceramic products.

The Commission Directive determines the rules that determine the maximum amount of lead and cadmium allowed to pass from ceramic goods to food items.


There is no eu-level compliant legislation yet for the glass industry.

However, materials that come into contact with such food are also;

EC (No.) 1935/2004

Turkish Food Codex is covered by the Regulation on Substances and Materials Contacting Food and must meet the requirements.