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Kenya is currently inviting public comments for Paper Plates and Cups for Food Packaging — Specification. This draft standard specifies the requirements, methods of sampling and test for paper plates and cups with or without lids used for food packaging.
The draft also outlined the limits of heavy metal and organic pollutants such as Cadmium, Chromium, Lead, Mercury and others. Additionally, packaging and labelling requirements are also provided.
Public comments will be accepted until March 3, 2019.