Brazil | Revision of the technical requirements for packages and plastic containers in contact with food
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Draft Resolution number 897, 17 August 2020. (13 page(s), in Portuguese)
This draft resolution proposes the revision of the Resolution - RDC number 105, 19 May 1999 - which establishes technical requirements for packages and plastic containers in contact with food; the Resolution - RDC number 56, 16 November 2012 - which establishes the positive list of monomers, starting substances, and polymers authorized in the manufacturing of packages and plastic containers in contact with food; and the Resolution - RDC number 88, 29 June 2016 - which establishes the materials, packages, and cellulosic materials destinated to enter in contact with food; in order to update the health requirements of material in contact with food.
This Draft Resolution will be also notified to the SPS committee.
Notifying member: Brazil
Protection of human health or safety
Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA)
- Submission: 01/09/2020
- Reception: 02/09/2020
- Distribution: 02/09/2020
- Final date for comments: 26/10/2020
- Proposed date of adoption: N/A