Guidelines For Declaration Of Conformity Of Food Contact Materials

December 12, by the China Food Industry Association of food contact materials expert committee led the development of the "plastic food contact materials supply chain responsibility and compliance statement industry guide" in the special committee website for comments, comments for the deadline is 2017 01 Month 10 days. The guidelines describe the responsibilities of the supply chain roles and the elements and reference formats of the declaration of conformity.

October 19, 1916 National Health Commission issued the "food safety national standards for food contact materials and products General Safety Requirements" (GB 4806.1-2016), China's food contact materials regulatory system introduced a "Declaration of Conformity" (Declaration) of Compliance, DoC), and as part of the product logo, will be enforced on 19 October next year after the implementation of the standard.

GB 4806.1-2016 Chapter 8 provides:

8.3 The identification shall include the name of the product, the material, the declaration of conformity to the relevant regulations and standards, the name and address of the producer and / or distributor, the date of manufacture, the date of manufacture and the shelf life (if applicable).

8.4 Declaration of Conformity shall include compliance with regulations and standards, material list and restrictive requirements for restricted requirements, and total migration compliance (molded products only).

This guide sets out the role of the supply chain, such as chemical producers, intermediate material producers, end product manufacturers, end product users, end consumers, distributors, etc., of food contact plastic materials and their responsibilities, And elaborated on the chemical substance declaration of conformity, intermediate material declaration of conformity, final product compliance statement must contain the elements, and gives the relevant declaration of conformity statement format.

I. Declaration of conformity of chemical substances:

A declaration of conformity issued by a chemical substance manufacturer, distributor or importer must contain the following elements:

1. Declaration of conformity Disclosure information;

2. Manufacturer / importer information (if applicable);

3. Product information;

4. Authorization of regulations;

5. Declare the date;

6. Issuance;

7. use reminder (recommended);

8. Responsibility statement (recommended).

Second, the intermediate material compliance statement

The declaration of conformity issued by producers, distributors and importers of intermediate materials must contain the following elements:

1. Declaration of conformity Disclosure information;

2. Manufacturer / importer information;

3. Product information;

4. regulations / standards authorization;

5. Declare the date;

6. Issuance;

7. use reminder (recommended);

8. Responsibility statement (recommended).