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France Bans Plastic Cups, Cutlery
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, France
  • September 16 2016

France has reportedly passed a ban on plastic cups, knives, forks and plates as part of an ecological initiative, Energy Transition for Green Growth


France Restricts Alcohol Sales After Soccer Fans Riot
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France
  • June 17 2016

Following June 11, 2016, riots and arrests in Marseille related to a Euro 2016 match between England and Russia, France has reportedly restricted the


New French Law Requires Restaurants to Provide Take-Away Boxes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France
  • January 8 2016

A law took effect in France on January 1, 2016, that requires restaurants to provide take-away boxes to diners who request them. The law reportedly


France’s Constitutional Council to hear challenge to BPA ban
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France
  • June 26 2015

France's administrative supreme court, Conseil d'Etat, has ruled that PlasticsEurope's challenge to the country's ban on bisphenol A (BPA) in


TV documentary alleges some French cheeses produced without fresh milk
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France
  • June 19 2015

French restaurateurs and food critics are calling for new food-labeling rules after a documentary airing on France 2 reported that some of the


France implements new BPA rules; EFSA announces forthcoming scientific opinion
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, France
  • December 19 2014

The French Directorate-General for Competition Policy, Consumer Affairs and Fraud Control (DGCCRF) has released a guidance document detailing the


French nanoproduct registry triples
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France
  • November 20 2014

With formulators and distributors adding to their notifications, the number of declarations included in the French nanomaterials register apparently


Draft French Health bill targets binge drinking and mass-produced food
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France
  • October 24 2014

French Health Minister Marisol Touraine has reportedly proposed a law that would establish standards for ingredient transparency in mass-produced


Organic winemaker faces prison and fine for refusing to spray grapes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France
  • March 7 2014

A French organic winemaker has reportedly appeared in court to answer to charges that he defied an official order to spray his vineyard with a


France assesses first year of mandatory nanomaterial reporting
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France
  • December 19 2013

France's Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy (MEDDE) has published an assessment based on the mandatory reporting of