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what are the food contact requirements in south africa

What Are the Food Contact Requirements in South Africa

South African food regulations are aligned with CODEX Alimentarius Commission guidelines. The Foodstuffs, Disinfectants and Cosmetics Act (FDCA) 54 of 1972, updated in 2009, controls the sale, manufacture, importation and exportation of foodstuffs (including food packaging), cosmetics, and disinfectants.

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accessing the market: european union phthalate regulations

Accessing the Market: European Union Phthalate Regulations

The EU has restricted six phthalates – BBP, DBP, DEHP, DIDP (di-isodecyl phthalate), DINP (di-isononyl phthalate) and DNOP (di-n-octyl phthalate) – in toys and childcare articles since 1999. Along with other phthalates, these six are regulated under REACH and several other regulations. REACH – Regulation (EC) 1907/2006

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does south africa have a microplastics problem? our

Does South Africa have a microplastics problem? Our

South Africa could take a leaf out of the European Union's book. It recently released a strategy that aims to transform the design of plastics, how it is produced, used, and recycled for a more ..

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plastic bag regulations: public hearings | pmg - south africa

Plastic Bag Regulations: public hearings | PMG - South Africa

Plastics Federation of South Africa (PFSA) The PFSA is a body that represents all stakeholders in the plastic industry in SA. In the plastic check out bag sector there are currently 52 companies providing 3800 jobs and with a value to the market (from start to finish) of 1 billion Rand.

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africa is on the right path to eradicate plastics

Africa is on the right path to eradicate plastics

The campaign Beat Plastic Pollution has mobilized the continent to come together and clean up plastics in land and water ecosystems. The campaign also encourages governments to adopt the initiative and come up with regulations to curb plastic pollution. World Environment Day, celebrated on 5 June, heightened the urgency to rid Africa of plastics.

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south africa medical device regulations | regdesk

South Africa Medical Device Regulations | RegDesk

A medical device means any instrument, appliance, material, machine, apparatus, implant or diagnostic reagent a) used or purporting to be suitable for use or manufactured or sold for use in -i) the diagnosis, treatment, mitigation, modification, monitoring or prevention of disease, abnormal physical or mental states or the symptoms thereof; or ii) restoring, correcting or modifying any somatic ..

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eu amends food contact plastics | sgs

EU Amends Food Contact Plastics | SGS

The European Union (EU) has recently amended the ‘Food Contact Plastics’ Regulation. This comprehensive amendment will be implemented in two phases starting September 14, 2016. In May 2015, we [1] informed you that the World Trade Organisation (WTO) circulated a communication from the European Union (EU) announcing significant changes to ..

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global legislation for food packaging materials

Global Legislation for Food Packaging Materials

3.3 EU Activity and Relationship Between EU and CoE 52 3.4 Resolutions of the CoE 52 3.4.1 Procedure for the Adoption of a Resolution and Guidelines and Technical Documents 52 3.4.2 CoE Resolutions, Guidelines, and TDs 53 3.5 Status of the Packages (Resolutions, Guidelines, and Technical Documents) 54 3.5.1 Resolutions on Colorants in Plastics 54

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plasticizers market by type, application & geography

Plasticizers Market by Type, Application & Geography

The European Parliament prohibits the use of three phthalates plasticizers, namely, DEHP, DBP, and BBP in children's toys and childcare items. DINP, DIDP, and DNOP are also banned for use in sensitive applications. These stringent regulations are the major restraints for the growth of the phthalates plasticizers market.

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south africa and the eu - european external action service

South Africa and the EU - European External Action Service

South Africa is one of the European Union's 10 Strategic Partners. The SA–EU Strategic Partnership was stablished in 2006 and followed by a Joint Action Plan in 2007 as a forward looking platform that facilitates the wide ranging cooperation between our two parties. A range of dialogues between the EU and South Africa allow us to share experiences in areas of common interest, or where we ..

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food packaging regulation in europe | food packaging forum

Food Packaging Regulation in Europe | Food Packaging Forum

Regulation EC 1895/2005 regulates the epoxy resin derivatives BADGE, BFDGE and NOGE in coated materials, plastics and adhesives. As in all EU regulation, safety is estimated through the risk of migration, overall using a worst case scenario in which each citizen is expected to consume one kilogram of food per day.

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trade policy and regulations in south africa: trade

Trade Policy and Regulations in South Africa: Trade

Trade Barriers U.S. companies have cited protective tariffs as a barrier to trade in South Africa. Other barriers to trade often cited include port congestion, technical standards, customs valuation above invoice prices, theft of goods, import permits, antidumping measures, IPR crime, an inefficient bureaucracy, and excessive regulation.

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here’s how the gdpr will affect your south african

Here’s how the GDPR will affect your South African

Some South African organisations believe that the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into effect on 25 May 2018, does not apply to them, simply because they ..

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global dioctyl terephthalate (dotp) plasticizer market

Global Dioctyl Terephthalate (DOTP) Plasticizer Market

Jiangsu Lemon Chemical & Technology. Xiangfeng Plastic. Among other players domestic and global, Dioctyl Terephthalate (DOTP) Plasticizer market share data is available for global, North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa and South America separately.

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interinstitutional style guide - publications office of the eu

Interinstitutional Style Guide - Publications Office of the EU

Hence southern Africa, northern France, eastern Europe but South Africa, Northern Ireland, East Indies. Noun forms are capitalised when they refer to geopolitical concepts (the West, the East) or geographical concepts (the North of England, the South of France), but not otherwise (the sun rises in the east and sets in the west).

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who we are :: plasticseurope

Who we are :: PlasticsEurope

PlasticsEurope is a leading pan-European association and represents plastics manufacturers active in the European plastics industry. The plastics industry in Europe is a vibrant sector that helps improve the quality of life by enabling innovation, facilitating resource efficiency and enhancing climate protection.

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attaining clearances for food-packaging materials

Attaining Clearances for Food-Packaging Materials

EU: Positive List of Monomers and Additives. Plastics Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011 governs the use of plastic materials and articles intended to contact food in the EU. It includes a positive list of permissible monomers and other starting substances, and additives (other than colorants).

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a european strategy for plastics in a circular economy


In the EU, the plastics sector employs 1.5 million people4 and generated a turnover of EUR 340 billion in 2015. Although plastics production in the EU has been stable in recent years, the EU’s share of the global market is falling as production grows in other parts of the world. In the EU, the potential for recycling plastic waste

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plasticizers - chemical economics handbook (ceh) | ihs markit

Plasticizers - Chemical Economics Handbook (CEH) | IHS Markit

Published May 2018. Flexible polyvinyl chloride (PVC) accounts for 80–90% of global plasticizer consumption. Flexible PVC (and thus plasticizers) is found in the following applications: construction (flooring, wall coverings), electrical (wire and cable jacketing), consumer goods (toys, footwear, etc.), packaging, transportation (inside and outside of vehicles), furnishings, and medical uses ..

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