C&K Testing Technology News of February 2019
4 March 2019 Notifications,January,2019,accounting,Substances
If you prefer not to receive this information, please click here to unsubscribe: Unsubscribe Me With the new general data protection regulation (GDPR) coming into effect on 25 May 2018. Please see our Privacy Policy.en.cirs-ck.com | Hotline: +86-571-87206587 February 2019REACHThe Candidate List of SVHCs adds 6 New Substances, Updated to 197 16 January 2019 Tags: REACH16 January 2019, ECHA added 10 new substances to the Candidate List of substances of very high concern (SVHCs)...
[RASFF] Overview of RASFF FCM notifications in December 2018
21 January 2019 China,migration,Germany,notifications,distribution
The European Commission validated 282 RASFF notifications this month, including 249 notifications on food, accounting for 88.3%; 20 notifications on feed, accounting for 7.09%; 13 notifications on food contact materials (FCMs), accounting for 4.61%. 7 of the products are from China, accounting for 53.85%. The prime hazards for FCMs are migration of elements....
EU Add Three Plastic Substances as Food Contact Material
17 January 2019 Substances,food,contact,material,regulation,amend
11 January 2018, the Official Journal of European Union issues the Directive (EU) 2019/37, amending and correcting the Annex I and Annex III of Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food. Plastic materials and articles complying with Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 as applicable before the entry into force of this Directive may be placed on the market until 31 January 2020 and may remain on the market until exhaustion of stocks. This Regulation shall enter into force on 31 January 2019....
C&K Testing Technology News of December 2018
31 December 2018 2018,December,regulation,Notifications,accounting
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[RASFF] Overview of RASFF FCM notifications in November 2018
19 December 2018 China,migration,distribution,2018,market
The European Commission validated 357 RASFF notifications this month, including 302 notifications on food, accounting for 83.8%; 37 notifications on feed, accounting for 10.36%; 18 notifications on food contact materials (FCMs), accounting for 5.04%. All of the products are from China, accounting for 77.78%. The prime hazards for FCMs are migration of elements....
C&K Testing Technology News of October & November 2018
30 November 2018 2018,Notifications,products,October,regulation
If you prefer not to receive this information, please click here to unsubscribe: Unsubscribe Me With the new general data protection regulation (GDPR) coming into effect on 25 May 2018. Please see our Privacy Policy.en.cirs-ck.com | Hotline: +86-571-87206587 Oct-Nov 2018REACHEU Amends Annex XVII of REACH Regulation Related to Restricted Substances in Textiles 19 October 2018 Tags: REACH10 October, 2018, the Official Journal of European Union released the directive (EU) 2018/1...
Denmark Identified Nine New EDCs
26 November 2018 substances,chemicals,List,identified,EDC,endocrine disrupting
31 October, 2018, The Danish environment ministry published a major study that identified nine new substances as endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) based on "solid scientific evidence". The nine chemicals identified as EDCs are: 1. Prochloraz (CAS 67747-09-5) 2. triclocarban(CAS 101-20-2) 3. octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane(D4,CAS 556-67-2) 4. tris(methylphenyl) phosphate( CAS 1330-78-5) 5. salicylic acid(CAS 69-72-7) 6. fenitrothion(CAS 122-14-5) 7....
[RASFF] Overview of RASFF FCM notifications in October 2018
16 November 2018 food,contact,materials,notifications,RASFF
The European Commission validated 339 RASFF notifications this month, including 293 notifications on food, accounting for 86.44%; 33 notifications on feed, accounting for 9.73%; 13 notifications on food contact materials (FCMs), accounting for 3.83%. , in which 10 products from China are contained, accounting for 76.92%. The prime hazards for FCMs are migration of elements....
C&K Testing Technology News of September 2018
17 October 2018 2018,September,Notifications,Products,Substances
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[RASFF] Overview of RASFF FCM notifications in September 2018
17 October 2018 China,migration,food contact materials,serious,notifications,RASFF
The European Commission validated 248 RASFF notifications this month, including 215 notifications on food, accounting for 86.7%; 23 notifications on feed, accounting for 9.27%; 10 notifications on food contact materials (FCMs), accounting for 4.03%. All of the products are from China, accounting for 100%. The prime hazards for FCMs are migration of elements....
South Korea to Ban BPA and Two Phthalates in FCMs for Children
20 September 2018 Food,materials,testing,contact,children,FCMs
4 September, 2018, the South Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) notified WTO a plan to ban bisphenol A (BPA, CAS 80-05-7), dibutyl phthalate (DBP, CAS 84-74-2), and benzyl butyl phthalate (BBP, CAS 85-68-7) in food contact materials (FCMs) intended for infants and young children. This ban, which aims to protect the environment and human health from animal/plant pest or disease, protect food safety and applies to infant and children products, including food utensils, containers and packages. The ban will come into effect in January 2020 and is currently open for public comment until 3 November, 2018....
[RASFF] Overview of RASFF FCM notifications in August 2018
17 September 2018 China,migration,market,serious,notifications,RASFF
The European Commission validated 273 RASFF notifications this month, including 253 notifications on food, accounting for 92.67%; 11 notifications on feed, accounting for 4.03%; 9 notifications on food contact materials (FCMs), accounting for 3.3%, in which 6 products from China are contained, accounting for 66.66%. The prime hazards for FCMs are migration of elements....
C&K Testing Technology News of August 2018
3 September 2018 2018,Notifications,bisphenol,August,Children's
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San Francisco Bans PFASs in Food Service Ware
31 August 2018 regulation,food,service,single,ban,PFASs
In the beginning of August 2018, San Francisco approved Ordinance No. 201-18 which amends the city’s existing Environmental Code on single-use food ware plastics, toxic chemicals, and litter reduction. This regulation is meant to ban single-use food service ware containing perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs). This regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 2018. According to the new regulation, single-use articles such as bowls, plates, trays, cups, lids, straws, and utensils, demanding they be "fluorinated chemical free"....
[RASFF] Overview of RASFF FCM notifications in July 2018
27 August 2018 China,migration,market,serious,notifications,RASFF
The European Commission validated 341 RASFF notifications this month, including 301 notifications on food, accounting for 88.27%; 25 notifications on feed, accounting for 7.33%; 15 notifications on food contact materials (FCMs), accounting for 4.4%, in which 10 products from China are contained, accounting for 66.67%. The prime hazards for FCMs are migration of elements....
New York to Ban BPA Substitution Chemicals
13 August 2018 bisphenol,BPA,ban,chemicals,products,substitution
24 July 2018, New York issues a bill to ban BPA substitution chemicals in children's products. This bill has been submitted to the state’s Department of Environmental Conservation. It will expand existing legislation to ban the sale of bisphenol-containing child care products. The new bill shall take into effect on 31 December, 2019. The draft amendment expands the ban on bisphenol alternatives, including bisphenol AF (BPAF), bisphenol Z (BPZ), bisphenol S (BPS), bisphenol F (BPF), bisphenol AP (BPAP) and bisphenol B (BPB). Studies shows that all these six bisphenol alternatives are mimic estrogen in breast cancer cells, and three of them are more so than BPA itself....
C&K Testing Technology News of July 2018
9 August 2018 2018,Notifications,products,regulation,Standard
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[RASFF] Overview of RASFF FCM notifications in June 2018
23 July 2018 China,migration,notifications,distribution,serious,RASFF
The European Commission validated 322 RASFF notifications this month, including 278 notifications on food, accounting for 86.33%; 31 notifications on feed, accounting for 9.63%; 13 notifications on food contact materials (FCMs), accounting for 4.04%, in which 7 products from China are contained, accounting for 53.85%. The prime hazards for FCMs are migration of elements....
C&K Testing Technology News of June 2018
10 July 2018 2018,Notifications,June,Substances,Products
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Brazil Regulation on Cellulosic FCMs Came into Force
4 July 2018 cellulosic,materials,containers,contact,regulation,food,FCMs
30 June 2018, Brazil regulation of RDC No. 88, RDC No. 89, and RDC No. 90 on technical requirements for food contact cellulosic materials and containers came into force. The regulations, published in Brazil's Official Gazette on 30 June 2016, have now passed a two-year transition. Manufacturers are now expected to comply with the new rules. The main contents of the new legislation include: The testing methods and migration limits of cellulosic materials, containers and equipment intended to be in contact with food....