FCMs Recycled Plastic & Articles Regulation - Annex I - Authorised Use

EU. Plastic Food Contact Materials (FCMs) per Regulation 10/2011/EU (Union List), Directive 282/2008/EC on Recycled Plastic FCMs, 28 March 2008, amended by Regulation 2015/1906/EU, 23 October 2015

This list contains the Annex I Plastic Food Contact Materials (FCMs) authorised for use in the European Union under Regulation 10/2011/EU. Pursuant to Art. 4(b) of Directive 282/2008/EC on recycled plastic FCMs, plastic recycling processes can only be authorised if input originates from plastic materials and articles manufactured in accordance with EU legislation on plastic food contact materials and articles.

Ref No.
10599/92A, 10599/93
Additive or PPA
Use as monomer/macromolecule
FRF applicable
SML(T) Group Restriction No
G18 Group Restriction No. 18 corresponds to FCM substance No. 705,733. Group restriction specification is expressed as the sum of the substances.
SML(T) Group FCM substances
SML(T) (mg/kg)
0.05 mg/kg
Notes on verification
V1 Verification of compliance by residual content per food contact surface area (QMA) pending the availability of an analytical method.