FCM: 13th amendment to regulation EU/10/2011

On 8 August 2019, regulation EU/2019/1338 was published in the Official Journal of the European Unions. It concerns the 13th amendment to regulation EU/10/2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food. This new amendment entered into force since August 29th, 2019.

The amendment concerns an adaptation of the restrictions and specifications for FCM substance “1059” [Poly ((R) -3-hydroxybutyrate-co-(R) -3-hydroxyhexanoate)], which was added through the 12th amendment to Regulation EU/10/2011 (regulation EU/2019/37)

IBE-BVI members can obtain this 13th amendment by simple request.