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Materials and Articles in Contact with Food Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012 (S.R. No. 384 of 2012).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Northern Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Hygiene/sanitary procedures Packaging/labelling Institution Standards Residues Enforcement/compliance Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations implement for Northern Ireland specified Community legislation on additives approved for use in the manufacture of plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with foods. The Regulations, among other things: contain provisions which make it an offence to contravene certain requirements of Regulation 1935/2004 and Regulation 2023/2006; provide for designation of the competent authorities for the various purposes identified in the Regulations; provide rules and standards applicable to the use of certain substances. These Regulations do not apply to materials or articles outside the scope of Regulation 1935/2004 (e.g. fixed public or private water supply equipment).

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Directive 2007/42/EC relating to materials and articles made of regenerated cellulose film intended to come into contact with foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 450/2009 on active and intelligent materials and articles intended to come into contact with food.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Food quality control/food safety, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 2023/2006 on good manufacturing practice for materials and articles intended to come into contact with food.

Legislation | European Union | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Processing/handling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 1935/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council on materials and articles intended to come into contact with food and repealing Directives 80/590/EEC and 89/109/EEC.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Food Labelling Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996 (S.R. No. 383 of 1996).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1996

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Materials and Articles in Contact with Food Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2010 (S.R. No. 321 of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Packaging/labelling, Standards, Residues, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Plastic Materials and Articles in Contact with Food Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2009 (S.R. No. 56 of 2009).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2009

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Packaging/labelling, Standards, Residues, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Materials and Articles in Contact with Food (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018 (S.R. No. 186 of 2018).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2018

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Governance, Standards, Residues, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Materials and Articles in Contact with Food (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017 (S.R. No. 157 of 2017).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2017

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Packaging/labelling, Institution, Standards, Residues, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX