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Helping members, and the industry at large, understand and navigate the latest standards and rules adopted by administrative agencies at the local, national and global level is one of NAFEM’s “roads” or key performance indicators. Through these efforts, NAFEM monitors a variety of issues, leverages the appropriate expertise and serves as a representative voice of the industry.

Regulations Issues

The topic of Bisphenol A (BPA) continues to be of importance across the industry, especially for member companies that manufacture items sold to consumers, such as smallwares, ice bins, etc.

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If you’re a NAFEM member, log in to your account and visit the “Important links and documents” tab of your member portal. There you’ll find information on providing input on recent issues, as well as a member advocacy toolkit. Contact Charlie Souhrada, CFSP, vice president, regulatory & technical affairs, +1.312.821.0212 at for outside inquiries related to advocacy efforts or use the Contact us form linked below.

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