P&P 2018 Programme Preview

The subject of food contact materials; plastics, paper and other materials are high on the trade agenda at the moment and a key talking point for the industry. At P&P 2018, we'll bring you the latest information across the full FCM supply chain so you and your business can be prepared for any changes in legislation that come in to effect.

Here's an exclusive preview of what you can expect at this year's event:

  • Mutual recognition principle to market food contact materials and articles EU-wide - Rachida Semail, Partner, Keller and Heckman, LLP
  • FCM Legislation in 2025: a plastic industry vision - Dario Dainelli, Sr Regulatory Advisor, Polymer Comply Europe
  • The journey of removing plastics for all products – do and dont's - Ian Schofield, Own Label and Packaging Manager, Iceland Foods
  • Food contact materials: new industry perspectives, equipment and working tools - Antonio Nespoli, Q&FS Governance Director, Barilla G e R Fratelli
  • Safety assessment for “complex” starting substances and additives used for coatings/printing inks - Dr Martin Klatt, Head of Product Stewardship Regional Business Unit Dispersions and Resins Europe, BASF
  • NIAS: Not seeing the wood for the trees? - Caroline Locre, Project Engineer – Functional Products & Surfaces – Food Contact, Centre Technique Du Papier

Taking place on 3-6 December in Vienna, Austria, P&P 2018, is the meeting place for the entire food contact industry. Confirmed attendees include representatives from Kimberly Clark, Elopak, Akzo Nobel, Teknor Apex, Mondi, United Caps Greystones, Kuraray and many more