Dr. Thomas Sieber
Service de la sécurité alimentaire et des affaires vétérinaires SAAV Amt für Lebensmittelsicherheit und Veterinärwesen LSVW


Swiss Food Law and Nanomaterials


The presentation will review the actual legislation requirements in Switzerland with respect to legislation on nanomaterials in food and non-food consumer products.


Thomas Sieber is Sector Head of the Chemistry laboratory of the Food Law Authority of the Canton of Fribourg. He studied Chemistry at the University of Fribourg – Switzerland and received his PhD from the same University in 1999. He completed the formation as a Food Chemist with Federal Diploma from the University of Basel – Switzerland. Main activities in his actual position are related to chemical trace analysis in food and non-food matrices and food law enforcement in general.