Consumers are increasingly concerned about the safety of products that come into contact with the food they eat; specifically, the so-called food-grade products or food contact material. Relevant regulatory requirements for materials coming into contact with food are constantly updated and demand the highest levels of food safety and inspection services. Both authorities and consumers are paying increasing attention to the testing of these products. With HQTS-QAI testing, your products are held to the highest safety standards available.
Benefit from our tailor-made food contact testing programs certifying your food-grade products as safe. Certification of materials coming into contact with food is based on various international, regional, and local regulations such as the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) food contact testing standard.
HQTS-QAI is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for a full range of food contact testing services in compliance with the above requirements.
Benefits of Food Contact Testing at a Glance
Advantages of food contact testing with HQTS-QAI
Ensure food contact compliance with regulatory requirements.
Provide consumers with safe and tested products.
Boost confidence in the safety and quality of your product.
Food Contact Materials
HQTS-QAI has been helping companies ensure the unique safety and compliance requirements of packaging, utensils, food processing equipment, and any materials intended for contact with food since 2003. Our veteran scientific and engineering staff can provide technical guidance, quality assurance and import export compliance evaluation.
HQTS-QAI is certified to test against the following regulatory guidelines and requirements:
(EU) No 10/2011 for Plastics
Directive 84/500/EEC with Amendment 2005/31/EC for Ceramics
U.S. FDA 21 CFR Part 170-189
Germany LFGB Section 30&31
France DGCCRF 2004-64
Italy Ministerial Decree of 21 March of 1973
Japanese Food Sanitation Law Article 370
Food Safety Law of the People’s Republic of China
California Proposition 65