Publication of the amendment of notices on materials and articles intended for contact with food
(Prohibition of bisphenol A in all food contact materials aimed at 0-3 year olds)
Notice no. 1068 of 13. Nov 2009 on materials and articles intended for contact with food, as amended by announcement No 2 286 of 26. In March 2010, the following changes are made :
1. I § 9 pasted as paragraph 2 :
" Stop. 2. The Bisphenol A and all the compounds included in it may not be used in materials and articles intended for contact with foodstuffs specially intended for 0 or 3 year olds. ` ;
Paragraph 1. The announcement shall enter into force on the 30. March, 2010.
Paragraph 2. Food contact materials containing bisphenol A, specially targeted at 0 to 3 year olds, and marketed legally before 27. However, March 2010 may be placed on the market until the 30. June 2010.
The FDA, the 29th. March 2010
/ Jan Thiele