Latest FPF report

Silicones in food contact

Food Packaging Forum reports on applications, regulations, migration and toxicology of silicones used in contact with food

February 26, 2015

Dietary intake of BPA in the US

New study estimates BPA intake of US adults via diet,…

February 4, 2015

Polystyrene functional barrier in colored FCMs

US FDA researchers publish new study showing solvent dyes migrating…

January 15, 2015

Study shows endocrine activity of BPA analogs

Bisphenol A alternatives detected in thermal paper in Switzerland, bisphenol…

August 8, 2014

Microplastics as freshwater contaminants

New study reviews microplastic as emerging contaminant of freshwaters

August 8, 2014

Consumer attitudes towards nanotechnologies

New study investigates factors determining consumer attitudes towards nanotechnologies used…

Silicones

Silicones are an exclusive class of polymers broadly used in…

Plastic recycling

Plastic recycling processes, regulations, market data and safety issues addressed

Biocides

Definition, applications, regulation and health hazards of biocides used in/on…

Non-intentionally added substances (NIAS)

NIAS have been a recent focus of the debate surrounding…

Biomonitoring

Food packaging and other consumer products can release chemicals. People…

Bioplastics

Types, applications, toxicity and regulation of bioplastics used in food…

Bisphenol S

Bisphenol S is used as a substitute of BPA in…

Bisphenol A

Bisphenol A is widely used in plastic consumer products, including…