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Welcome to Fakolith's www.foodgradepaint.com Blog, dedicated mainly to the food industry, but also to health sectors, the pharmaceutical sector and other situations where maximum hygiene and food or sanitary safety are a priority. You will regularly find technical articles, case studies, news, legislative information, trends, Research trends, etc., about our solutions based on our wide range of food safe contact varnishes and paints for direct contact with food, as well as our solutions with hygienic paints with BioFilmStop Technology and high resistance to humidity, biofilm growth, bacteria, fungi, yeast, resistance to cleaning and disinfection, etc. If you have not already done so, we recommend you subscribe to our newsletter, to be up to date with all the solutions and opportunities that Fakolith offers you.

Press release from Foodgrade Paint about Regulation EU 2018/213

All Fakolith paints and varnishes suitable for direct and indirect contact with food, comply with the new regulation EU 2018/213, since 2013:

COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) 2018/213 of 12 February 2018 on the use of bisphenol A in varnishes and coatings intended to come into contact with food and amending Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 as regards the use of that substance in plastic food contact materials.

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Foodgrade and Hygienic Fakolith paints, now Clean Rooms certified

Foodgrade and Hygienic paints from Fakolith are already used frequently in clean rooms for a long time.

Now the paints Disperlith FoodGrade and Disperlith Elastic, have too the tests and certifications carried out by the Fraunhofer Institute in Germany in accordance with the ISO 846 and VDI 2083 standards:

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"The truth about food grade paints" Interview with Antonio Gómez, Deputy Director of Fakolith Chemical Systems

In the 48th edition of the magazine “Sólo Pintura – Only Paint” was published an interview about food contact paints to our Deputy Director - Antonio Gómez. Due to space reasons it could not be published completely, but now you can read completely in our Fakolith’s blog.

'We want to be the benchmark of food contact paints in Europe'

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