Standards Australia

This standard is oriented to plastic rather than elastomeric materials but in Section 4 provides that new materials used in the manufacture of plastics items for food contact should comply with

  • The relevant regulations of the United States of America Food and Drugs Administration as set out in the Code of Federal Regulations 21CFR Parts 170 to 199 or
  • The relevant European Commission directives for materials and articles to come in contact with foodstuffs and
  • The relevant requirements of set out in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code.