Knowledge Articles and FAQs

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Knowledge Articles

Code of Conduct & Speak up!
Our Code of Conduct contains principles to give us guidance on how we should operate. All Trivium employees must know, understand and apply these principles in their daily work, regardless of location, function or level in the company.
Invoicing instructions for suppliers
Invoicing instructions for suppliers
US Food Contact Products regulation
Compliance with US food safety laws, the process of approval for food contact substances (FCS), and FDA review exemptions.
RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) directive
EU's RoHS regulation on hazardous substances in electronics, the regulations' aim and the specific substances it restricts.
EU Food Contact Products regulation
EU's food contact metal packaging regulation, safety requirements for materials, rules for limiting metal migration into food, factors affecting these regulations, and the shared responsibility in the food packaging supply chain.
Conflict Minerals
Definition and significance of conflict minerals, the objectives and examples of major regulations concerning conflict minerals.
California Proposition 65
Introduction to California's Proposition 65, and the implementation of its warning, implications for metal packaging products.
REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization, and Restriction of Chemicals)
EU's REACH regulation and the SVHC list.

Can I send a paper invoice?


Yes, but only in cases where a hard copy invoice is required for legal or fiscal reasons. Please see our Invoicing instructions for suppliers for all the details.

What legislation regulates metal packaging in the European Union?


Metal packaging solutions in the European Union are regulated by Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004. You can find more details in our article.

What legislation regulates metal packaging in the United States?


Metal packaging solutions in the United States are regulated by the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetics Act (FFDCA). You can find more details in our article.

Are your products REACH compliant?


Trivium Packaging is not a manufacturer of chemicals, but it purchases chemicals for the purpose of manufacturing its products. Our Product Stewardship and Sustainability team monitors that chemicals listed on or introduced onto the list of SVHCs are not part of our products’ formulation. Please see our article for all the details.

What is your approach to conflict minerals?


Metal Packaging tinplate makes use of tin and therefore is scrutinized throughout the entire tin supply chain. Considering the 2017 EU regulation Trivium set up an annual report. Please see our article for all the details.

Are your products compliant with California Proposition 65?


The Product Stewardship and Sustainability team at Trivium Packaging provides product compliance information about any Proposition 65 chemicals in case they are present in our products. Please see our article for all the details.

Are your products RoHS compliant?


Trivium Packaging's products do not concern electrical and electronic equipment. We can confirm that the restrictions specified in our RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) article are met by our raw materials and products.