FDA approval for fabrics

FDA approved fabricsArville™ AS50 is the most recent fabric in our portfolio of technical textiles which has been granted full FDA approval for direct food contact use


FDA (Food & Drug Administration) takes responsibility for determining whether and how manufactured materials may be used in contact with food products. The FDA provide certain specifications regarding composition, additivies and properties - materials which meet these standards can then be stated as FDA compliant


In addition, Arville already has a growing range of fabrics which are manufactured to be compliant with EU migration standards (EN 1935/2004), certifying them as food-grade and suitable for a wide range of applications within the food processing, pharmaceutical and filtration industries


If any customers have an industry specific testing requirement for their fabrics please feel free to discuss them with our sales team who will be happy to help