Eastman gains favorable European opinion on BPA-free copolyester

08/25/2009 | European Plastics News (U.K.)

Eastman Chemical says its Tritan copolyester, promoted as a bisphenol-A-free alternative for food packaging, has received a favorable opinion from the European Food Safety Authority. The product has approval for repeated food-contact use from the FDA, but there is no definitive schedule for when it might gain the proper permissions for use in Europe.

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