Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology (INMETRO) Telephone: +(55) 21 2563.2840 Telefax: +(55) 21 2563.5637 Email: barreirastecnicas@inmetro.gov.br Web-site: www.inmetro.gov.br/barreirastecnicas The comments to this Draft Regulation shall be sent to http://formsus.datasus.gov.br/site/formulario.php?id_aplicacao=28757
Regions Affected
Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (Anvisa)
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Draft Resolution 599, 22 January 2019, published by Brazilian Official Gazette</p>
ICS Code
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Plastic materials and polymer coatings; ICS code: 67</p>
Description of Content

This draft resolution is the Technical Regulation that establishes the positive additive list intended to elaboration of plastic materials and polymeric coatings in contact with food among other measures.

It changes:

- item 7b of Annex from Resolution- RES Num. 105, of 19 May 1999;

- table of item 3.2 of Annex from Resolution- RDC Num. 52, of 26 November 2010;

- item 4 of Annex from Resolution- RDC Num.56, of 16 November 2012.

It revokes Resolution- RDC Num. 17, of 17 March 2008 regarding the technical regulation about the positive additive list for plastic materials dedicated to elaboration of packaging and equipment in contact with food.

Objectives & Rationale
<p style="margin:2px !important;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="mso-ansi-language: EN-GB; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-bidi-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">Protection of Human Health</span></p>
Relevant Documents
  • Resolution Num. 105, of 19 May 1999
  • Resolution- RDC Num. 52, of 26 November 2010
  • Resolution- RDC Num.56, of 16 November 2012
  • Resolution- RDC Num. 17, of 17 March 2008
Final Date of Comments
Contact Details
Agency Responsible Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (Anvisa) SIA, Trecho 5, Área Especial 57 Brasília – DF / Brazil CEP: 71.205-050 Phone.: +(55) 61 3462.5402 Website: www.anvisa.gov.br
Document Online Link (EN)
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