Plastic Materials

Plastic Materials

Food-made materials made of plastics constitute an important part of ec regulation (No.) 1935/2004 and Turkish Food Codex Food Contact Plastic Materials and Materials Communiqué (Communiqué No: 2019/44).

On 1 May 2011, the EU Charter no. 10/2011 came into force and identified a number of special requirements for plastic materials and objects intended to come into contact with food. The PlasticS Regulation has identified the requirements for the provision of substances, eligibility tests and a Declaration of Conformity that can be used in production.

List of authorized items (Monomers, additives, production assistants, etc.).

Commission Regulation No. 10/2011 (EU) in the production of plastics for contact with food (Monomers, additives, production aids, etc.) Contains a comprehensive list of available items. The list also includes information about how items can be used and specific requirements, such as a specific limit of migration or the limit of residue content.