Regulatory Concerns for Biocidal Active Substances in Food Contact Materials and Articles

Chemical Watch
February 22, 2017

Dr. Anna Gergely and Gyöngyi David, both in the firm’s Brussels office, have authored an article titled "Regulatory Concerns for Biocidal Active Substances in Food Contact Materials and Articles" as part of a regular column for Chemical Watch’s Biocides Hub.  The February 22 article argues that it is a priority to find a consolidated approach for the approval of biocidal active substances for food contact applications in the EU, given the compliance challenges and legal uncertainty created by the overlapping regulatory regime to which these substances are subject. 

The full article is available at Biocides Hub (subscription required).