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Food Contact Training UK

15-17 October 2024
Online (Half Days) - 1pm GMT/2pm CEST/8am EDT

Food Contact Training: An Introduction to Food Contact Regulations

Smithers' specialist course is designed to give a comprehensive overview of all the key food contact regulatory areas for those working in chemicals, plastics, materials and packaging companies.

You'll get a detailed guide to the relevant legislation in your market, what you can expect in the future and how to prepare for it now. This, plus the opportunity to tailor course contents specifically to your requirements, ensures you'll get the knowledge you need to succeed as a business and as an individual.

By joining us on one of our renowned courses, you'll:
  • Learn about food contact regulations in Europe and the US
  • Know exactly how to comply
  • Understand the regulations for a variety of different materials
  • See what to expect in the future and how to stay compliant
The next edition takes place on 15-17 October 2024 in our hugely popular online format. 
The Framework for EU Food Contact Legislation and the Rules for Plastic
End of Day 1
Regulations for Non-Plastics Food Contact Materials and Recent/Future Developments in the Rules
End of Day 2
EU Member State Legislation and USA FDA Regulation of Food Contact Materials
End of Day 3


Dr. Alistair Irvine - Smithers

Dr. Alistair Irvine

Principal Technical Specialist, Food Contact Testing, Material Science and Engineering at Smithers
Suguna Kulasekaram - Smithers

Suguna Kulasekaram

Principal Chemist and Deputy Quality Manager, Food Contact Testing Material Science and Engineering at Smithers
Dr. Barry Podd - Independent Consultancy

Dr. Barry Podd

Consultant at Independent Consultancy