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    Child-resistant fastenings

    2022-09-29
    ProductIP
    Intermediate

    Hundreds of incidents occur yearly where children are harmed after contact with dangerous chemicals. According to national poison centres these accidents happen frequently with household chemical products that require child-resistant fastenings.

    Ban on PFAS and PFCA in Consumer Products

    2022-06-30
    ProductIP
    Experienced

    Chances are that your product contains PFAS and PFCA! Restrictions are already in place. Some additional restrictions will come into effect early next year. PFAS are used in a wide variety of consumer products because of their unique chemical and physical properties.

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    Wooden FCMs: Dutch and French regulations

    2021-07-28
    ProductIP
    Expert

    Wood is one of the seventeen Food Contact Materials (FCM) listed in Annex I of Framework Regulation (EC) 1935/2004. There is no harmonised EU directive or regulation for wooden FCM articles. EU member states which have implemented national legislation for wood are France, The Netherlands and Croatia.

    Wood & bamboo Food Contact Materials

    2021-07-22
    ProductIP
    Experienced

    Both wood and bamboo are commonly used for food contact applications. Besides cutting boards and other kitchen utensils, wood and bamboo are also used for disposable kitchenware as well as for food packaging.

    Bamboo and Food Contact Materials (FCM)

    2021-07-22
    ProductIP
    Intermediate

    Do not use bamboo in plastic FCM's. The popularity of bamboo in products that have contact with food is rising. Products sold as ‘natural’ bamboo may in reality be a combination of bamboo and melamine, a plastic.

    Adhesives and Food Contact Materials (FCM)

    2021-07-22
    ProductIP
    Experienced

    Food contact adhesives or glues, are used to assemble two or more parts, surfaces of Food Contact Materials (FCM) together such as e.g. solid wood, solid bamboo, paper and board, cork etc.

    Guidance on FCM test conditions

    2021-06-28
    ProductIP
    Intermediate

    How do laboratories decide on conditions for Food Contact Materials (FCM) migration tests?

    PLConsultancy

    2021-06-08
    ProductIP
    Beginner

    PLConsultancy advises medium-sized and large companies with a focus on the areas of product safety, product liability, recall management and the establishment of quality assurance within the company. Mainly in the international trade of non-food products.

    AMZPRO

    2021-06-08
    ProductIP
    Beginner

    The all in one solution for amazon fba business! With your big expert knowledge for years in this sectorAMZPro is on your side: From the individual product research to the production.

    Trinasco

    2021-06-08
    ProductIP
    Beginner

    Trinasco GmbH is an owner-operated management consultancy from Germany with a focus on product compliance.