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Notification No. 2002/05 on materials and articles which contain vinyl chloride monomer and are intended to come into contact with foodstuffs.

Country/Territory
Türkiye
Document type
Regulation
Date
2002
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal No. 24663, 6 February 2002.
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Hygiene/sanitary procedures Packaging/labelling
Geographical area
Asia, Black Sea, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, Mediterranean, Middle East, Western Asia
Entry into force notes
This Notification enters into force on the day it is published in the Official Journal.
Abstract

This Notification aims at determining the presence of vinyl chloride monomer and possible migration from materials and articles produced by using polymers of vinyl chloride and copolymer. The Notification further specifies maximum permissible level for vinyl chloride in food. The notification consist 11 articles and an annex. The Notification is prepared in accordance with the European Council Directive 78/142/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to materials and articles which contain vinyl chloride monomer and are intended to come into contact with foodstuffs.

Full text
Turkish
Website
www.gkgm.gov.tr

References - Legislation

Implements

Turkish Food Codex Regulation.

Legislation | Türkiye | 2011

Keyword: Codex Alimentarius, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX