UG Uganda
  • 55 - Packaging and distribution of goods

Plastics and articles thereof (HS code(s): 39); Packaging materials and accessories (ICS code(s): 55.040), Materials in contact with food.

DUS 1659: 2022, Materials in contact with food — Requirements for packaging materials, second edition; (16 page(s), in English)

This Draft Uganda Standard provides requirements for food contact surfaces including packaging materials that are intended for that purpose and can be expected to come into contact with food under normal or foreseeable conditions of use." The standard does not include coverings or coatings and substances that are part of the food and may be eaten with it such as sausage skin for which other standards apply.