Project "Research on the risks caused by materials intended for contact with food products, by groups of materials. Harmonization with European legislation"
Program: Sectoral Plan of Ministry of Research and Innovation
Contract no. 3PS/28.08.2019
Contracting authority: Ministry of Research and Innovation
Project completion period: 28.08.2019-10.12.2020
Budget: 2.000.000 lei
NRD Institute for Food Bioresources – IBA Bucharest (CO)
SC CEPROHART S.A. Braila (P1)
NRD Institute for Textile and Leather – INCDTP Bucharest (P2)
NRD Institute for Chemistry and Petrochemistry – ICECHIM Bucharest (P3)
NRD Institute in Environmental Protection – INCDPM Bucharest (P4)
NRD Institute for Electric Engineering – INCDIE ICPE-CA Bucharest (P5)
The objective of the program: Increasing visibility and supporting the transfer of results from the R&D.
- Identification of the food safety requirements of the materials and articles intended for contact with food, by types of materials and groups of foods and the development of test packages in accordance with national and European legislation;
- Identification the Romanian market availability of materials intended for contact with food, including biodegradable ones, the food risks caused by them and elaborating a strategy for managing food packaging waste and their influence on the food waste phenomenon;
- Harmonization of national legislation on materials and articles intended for food contact with European legislation.
Project manager: Gabriel Mustățea