Regarding Bisphenol A, prohibitions of this substance are more common than for other substances. Members of Parliament (MEPs) believe that this substance should be banned everywhere.
ECHA adds bisphenol A as a substance of very high concern
The European Chemicals Agency added bisphenol A to the Candidate List of substances of very high concern. This list includes substances that have have an impact on human health and the environment. As such, the industry must apply for an authorisation to use the substances on this list.
Database on Food Contact Materials
The European Commission has set a database on FCM to inform about those substances that may be used in materials that are intended to come into contact with food.