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#1 fatemehriazi1

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Posted 14 June 2017 - 05:09 AM

hi dear

now days, i heard that there is a new law in Europe to prohibit the usage of PVC material-based packaging in food industry.

is it correct? and what is the reason?


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#2 Scampi

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Posted 14 June 2017 - 03:18 PM

Canada does not all PVC for direct food contact

 

Poly Vinyl Chloride can create health issues in humans see link below

 

www.choice.com.au/food-and-drink/food-warnings-and-safety/plastic/articles/plastics-and-food

 

and this one

 

http://www.cifst.ca/...resentation.pdf


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