plastic-material-food-contact

EU. Com. Reg. No 10/2011 on plastic materials in contact with food

Also referred to as the Plastics Implementation Measure (PIM), this Regulation provides the Union List of monomers and other substances authorized in the manufacture of food contact plastics.

glycolic acid

EC / List no: 201-180-5 CAS no: 79-14-1
FCM No
794
Ref No.
18117
Additive or PPA
no
Use as monomer/macromolecule
yes
FRF applicable
no
Restriction(s)
Only to be used for manufacture of polyglycolic acid (PGA) for (i) indirect food contact behind polyesters such as polyethylene terephthalate (PET) or polylactic acid (PLA); and (ii) direct food contact of a blend of PGA up to 3 % w/w in PET or PLA.

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