Customs Union Technical Regulations for packaging.

New Technical Regulations will come into power from the 1.07.2012. Packaging TR cover all types of packages and packaging machines, excluding package for medicine, pharmaceutical and tobacco products.

Packaging materials classification:

  • metal;
  • polymer;
  • paper and cardboard;
  • glass;
  • wood;
  • composite materials;
  • textile materials;
  • ceramic.

The conformity compliance for products under Packaging TR is performed by issuing the Declaration of Conformity. The Declaration of Conformity for serial production can be issued by the manufacturer and must be approved by the Certification Body. The maximum valid period of the declaration is 5 years. Products with approved conformity should be marked with Customs Union Market Access Sign.

Full text of Customs Union Technical Regulations in Russian.