Jim Huang is the director of food contact materials at The Coca-Cola Company’s global scientific & regulatory affairs. His current portfolio includes safety assessment, regulatory compliance, and advocacy initiatives. Prior to this role, he was the head of scientific & regulatory affairs for a global manufacturer of flexible packaging for food, drug, and medical devices. He was the chair of Project Passport, an industry initiative in the US to streamline the risk communication in the food contact supply chain. He received his academic training in chemical engineering with an emphasis on polymer synthesis and rheology.