Areas of Practice
  • Carnegie Mellon University, B.S. Chemistry, 1981

Patricia Kinne

1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 1355
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

Patricia Kinne brings more than 20 years of professional experience in managing and leading food contact compliance, chemical registration, and maintaining regulatory compliance. Ms. Kinne has a thorough background in food contact compliance in the areas of additives, pigments, home and personal care, and water and paper treatment chemicals.

She has significant experience in obtaining, verifying, and organizing the required information needed to submit Food Additive Petitions to the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and in formulating strategies to secure FDA clearance extensions for existing products and regulatory strategies for new products. Ms. Kinne is highly experienced in interpreting the analytical data needed to support government submissions related to food contact compliance, in maintaining regulatory compliance in the areas of food contact and chemical regulations, and in planning and management of product registration data to insure global market introduction.

Throughout her extensive career, Ms. Kinne has received numerous awards and recognition for her work and contributions to industry advancement. She has presented papers on achieving and maintaining FDA food contact compliance, not only in the US and Europe, but also in Brazil, Japan, and China.