The video recordings from the Food Packaging Forum’s (FPF) workshop on “Hazardous chemicals in food contact materials?” held on October 9, 2014 are now available on the FPF’s website. At the workshop, Thomas Backhaus from the University of Gothenburg argued that chemical risk assessment is a tightrope walk between science, policy and stakeholder demands. Other speakers included Koni Grob from the Official Food Control Authority of the Canton of Zurich, Benoît Schilter from Nestlé and Paul Earnshaw from Tesco. The full recordings are available here.

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FPF (October 9, 2014). “Hazardous chemicals in food contact materials?