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22 January 2021
FINAT news
22 January 2021
New virtual event: Gallus High Performance Day 2021 takes place in March

For the very first time Gallus will host a virtual event – the Gallus High Performance Day. Using this new digital event format, Gallus will show its portfolio of digital and conventional label printing systems.

21 January 2021
Sustainability & Regulations news
21 January 2021
Tetraglyme solvent in SVHC list

Solvent tetraglyme is added to the SVHC list by ECHA

REACH
21 January 2021
Sustainability & Regulations news
21 January 2021
UK food contact materials authorization guide

UK guidance for FCM authorization released: EU-authorized FCM substances kept, new authorizations to take up to 15 months.

food contact materials | Brexit
7 January 2021
FINAT news
7 January 2021
Amazon's Restricted Substance List for food packaging

Amazon published a list of chemicals that are not welcome in the food contact packaging sold under their own brand Amazon Kitchen.

food contact materials
22 December 2020
FINAT news
22 December 2020
FINAT Radar #14 Available for Download

It is with pleasure that we present to you the 14th edition of the FINAT RADAR, our 6-monthly review of the state of the European self-adhesive labels and narrow web markets.

22 December 2020
22 December 2020
End-of-year message FINAT President

To call this a challenging year would be the understatement of the year (and where I come from this would be an achievement in itself).

22 December 2020
Sustainability & Regulations news
22 December 2020
Roadmap public consultation on FCM policy

The European Commission started a public consultation for the revision of the FCM legislation, open until January 29, 2021.

food contact materials
21 December 2020
Labelexpo series news
21 December 2020
Success for Labelexpo’s Shenzhen launch

Tarsus Group, the organizers of Labelexpo Global Series of international trade shows, is pleased to report a successful inaugural edition of Labelexpo South China in Shenzhen, with a total of 8,778 visitors passing through its doors between 8 - 10 December 2020.

10 December 2020
10 December 2020
Mac Lear, designer first colour inspection system in Europe, passed away

Mac Lear Managing Director of Tecscan passed away recently after a very short illness. His lilting Welsh accent was a feature of many printing exhibitions and events throughout the world. He will be sadly missed. Although Mac is well known for his work in the inspection technological field there is much more to his earlier background.

10 December 2020
Sustainability & Regulations news
10 December 2020
Chemical Recycling: State of Play report

A report published by ChemTrust highlights issues with chemical recycling to become a solution for plastic waste

recycling

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