This standard specifies principles for use of additives in food containers and packaging materials, the types of permitted additives, scope of use, maximum level, specific migration limit or maximum permitted quantity as well as other restrictive requirements.
This standard also includes some monomers and initiators during the production of food contact materials and products.
2. Terms and definitions
3. Principles for use of additives in food contact materials and products
4. Provisions for use of additives in food contact materials and products
Annex A. List of allowed additives and usage requirements
Annex B. Specific Migration Limit in Total (SML (T))
Annex C. Specific Migration Limits of Metallic Elements
Annex D. Abbreviations of plastic materials
Annex E. Catalogues of adhesives for food contact materials and their articles