Die Akademie Fresenius

8th International Fresenius Conference "Residues of Food Contact Materials in Food"


  • Risk management and risk assessment updates
  • European Union update on food contact materials (FCM)
  • EFSA's recent activities in the area of FCM
  • Danish inspection of FCM and how to check the Declaration of Compliance (also for non-harmonised materials)
  • Non-intentionally added substances (NIAS) assessment and detection
  • NIAS assessment in GMP failure detection/prevention
  • Latest developments of NIAS in paper and board
  • Latest developments on NIAS from can coatings, especially the risk assessment of pre-polymers and oligomers
  • Role of bioassays to support the application of the threshold of toxicological concern (TTC) to prioritize unidentified chemicals in FCM
  • Test methods for FCM and follow-up on MOH
  • Test methods for FCM: Current technical challenges and developments
  • Hydrocarbon waxes: An update on toxicological and regulatory situation
  • Sustainability
  • Recycled materials for FCM
  • Challenges of microplastics

Groups that should take part

Managing directors, boards of directors, managers, consultants and scientists in the fields of:

  • Analysis
  • Quality assurance & control
  • Product safety
  • Raw material control
  • Regulatory affairs & support
  • Research & development
  • Toxicology

Sectors that should take part:

  • Food and drink industry
  • Food trade
  • Packaging industry
  • Food inspection offices
  • Laboratories
  • Research institutes
  • Authorities
  • Professional associations

» Details and registration

Die Akademie Fresenius
Event Type:
06/13/2019 - 06/14/2019

Die Akademie Fresenius GmbH
Sophie Witzleben
Alter Hellweg 46
D-44379 Dortmund

Tel.: +49 231 758 96-78
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