26th Lecture Event of the VFV
“Trends 2018 in the Field of European Food Packaging “
on 24 April 2018 in Aschaffenburg
The VFV Lecture Event took place on 24 April 2018 in the Stadthalle (Municiple Hall) Aschaffenburg.
On the occasion of the annual general meeting of the research association "Verein zur Förderung der Forschung und Ausbildung für Faserstoff- und Verpackungschemie e.V. (VFV)", a lecture event took place for the 26th time concerning topical issues in the field of food packaging.
We are pleased to have won over competent speakers from various sectors of the manufacture, finishing and testing of food packages.
Our guests could look forward to informative lectures on the following topics:
- Current developments in European Legislation on food contact materials
- New EU model for printings inks – a possible approach for the regulation of other so far non-regulated materials as well?
- Paper and board – New developments on the evaluation
- Roadmap of the EU Commission on better regulation for food contact materials
The conference language was German, however, the presentations were translated simultaneously into English.
Agenda of the 26th Lecture Event of the VFV on 24 April
|09:15 h||Opening of the event|
|09:30 h||Process for the health evaluation of the transfers of substances into food||
Dr. Karla Pfaff
|10:10 h||Materials for food contact – What is to be considered?||
Dr. Birgit Faust
Dow Olefinverbund GmbH, Schkopau
|10:50 h||Coffee break|
|11:10 h||Printing Inks for Food Contact Materials - Concepts of the supply chain for a harmonised regulation||
Dr. Matthias Henker
Flint Group Germany GmbH
|11:50 h||A new EU model on printing inks – possibly also an approach for the regulation of other, not yet harmonised materials?||
Keller & Heckman, Brussels, Belgium
|12:30 h||Lunch break|
|13:30 h||Roadmap of the EU Commission for the improvement of existing legislation for food contact materials from the point of the processing industry|| Dr. Dario
EuPC, Brussels, Belgium
|14:10 h||Mineral oil constituents in food packaging adhesives|| Dr.
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
|14:50 h||Papers and boards – Current evaluation developments||
Dr. Ralph Derra
ISEGA GmbH, Aschaffenburg
VFV Annual General Meeting
Chairman: Dr. Ralph Derra