EU Tightens Bisphenol A Restriction on Food Contact Materials and Articles

The European Commission has published the amended Regulation (EU) 2018/213 in the Official Journal of the EU (OJEU), which strengthens the restriction on the use of Bisphenol A (BPA) in food contact plastics and varnished or coated food contact materials and articles. This Regulation shall enter into force on September 6, 2018. Materials and articles lawfully placed on the market before September 6, 2018 could be sold until exhaustion of stocks... [See PDF version for more information]