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Part I: EUROPEAN DIRECTIVES AND REGULATIONS
Figure: Overview of Community Legislation
(last update 06/08/2007)

Paper and Board
Waxes
Metals and alloys
Ion-exchange resins
Cork
Glass Active and intelligent
materials
Wood
Textiles
Adhesives
Printing inks
Silicones Varnishes and
coatings
Elastomers and
Rubbers
93/11/EEC
Nitrosamines
2007/42/EC
Regenerated
Cellulose Film
84/500/EEC
Ceramics
2005/31/EC
1
st
amendment
97/48/EC
2
nd
amendment
82/711/EEC
Migration Testing
93/8/EEC
1
st
amendment
85/572/EC
List of simulants
+ Coatings
1895/2005/EC
BADGE/BFDGE/NOGE
372/2007/EC
Transitional migration
limits for plasticizers in
gaskets in lids
78/142/EEC
Vinyl Chloride
80/766/EEC
VC in PVC
analysis
81/432/EEC
VC in food
analysis
2004/1/EC
1
st
amendment
2002/72/EC
Monomers
Additives
2004/19/EC
2
nd
amendment
2005/79/EC
3
rd
amendment
2007/19/EC
4
th
amendment
1935/2004/EC
Framework
2023/2006/EC
Good Manufacturing
practice
(applicable to all Food Contact
Materials)
Plastic Materials