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									                                                                            PPG Industries (UK) Ltd
                                                                            Technical Centre
                                                                            North Woolwich Road
                                                                            Silvertown
                                                                            London E16 2AB
                                                                            Direct tel: +44 (0) 207 473 7179
                                                                            Fax:        +44 (0) 207 473 7411
                                                                            E-mail       mreid@ppg.com



                                   STATEMENT OF COMPLIANCE

The European Commission directive 1895/2005/EC “Restricting the use of
certain epoxy derivatives in materials and articles intended to come into
contact with food”, sets revised migration limits for BADGE and it’s hydrolysis
and chlorohydrin reaction products as follows:-

For BADGE, BADGE.H2O and BADGE.2H2O - the group SML (Specific
Migration Limit) is 9mg/kg of food.

For BADGE.H2OHCl, BADGE.HCl and BADGE.2HCl - the group SML is
1mg/kg of food.

The use of NOGE and BFDGE is not permitted.

The level of migrating species from a lacquer is dependant upon the application
and curing conditions over which PPG has no control. However we hereby declare
that

1005 Epoxy Lining

When applied and cured following our recommendations on our datasheets, will
give levels of migrating species within the limits set in 1895/2005/EC, consequently
we believe this product to be compliant to this directive.




M.Reid
Manager, Regulatory Affairs
PPG Packaging Coatings
2/11/09
All products supplied and technical advice given, are subject to our standard conditions of sale, a copy of which is
available upon request.

								
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