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Today it is possible to use recycled plastics in packaging and other products intended to be in contact with food, following a series of requirements laid down by EU legislation. In the circular economy scenario, it is crucial for companies in the food packaging sector to know the legislation regulating the use of recycled plastics in such applications, what requirements the suppliers must meet and what specifications customers may ask for.

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Objectives

  • To identify EU legislation associated with the use of recycled plastics in food contact applications
  • To analyse the specific requirements under this legislation.
  • To discover what has to be changed, controlled, measured, analysed and registered to comply with the legislation.
  • To understand and identify the different situations that may arise and how to solve each one.

Who is it aimed at?

  • Manufacturers of food-contact plastic packaging.
  • Food packers.
  • Recycling companies seeking new applications and/or clients for their materials.
  • Priority registration will be given to associated industrial companies and customers.

Programme

INTRODUCTION TO FOOD-CONTACT PLASTIC LEGISLATION

INTRODUCTION TO PLASTIC RECYCLING

LEGISLATION REQUIREMENTS FOR RECYCLED PLASTICS IN FOOD CONTACT APPLICATIONS

PRACTICAL CASE STUDIES

  • Recycled material from industrial cut-offs.
  • Recycled material from post-consumer waste.

POSSIBILITIES AND REQUIREMENTS FOR THE USE OF CHEMICALLY RECYCLED MATERIAL

DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY

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