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Sensory analysis – transfer of odor and flavor from food contact materials (DIN 10955)

DIN 10955
Standard DIN 10955 specifies test methods for the sensory analysis of food contact materials and articles that are intended for direct food contact. … Read more

Specific migration testing – non-intentionally added substances (NIAS), GC-MS

EN 13130-1
Analysis of non-intentionally added substances (NIAS), which are chemicals that are present in a food contact material (FCM) or food contact article (FCA) but have … Read more

Specific migration testing – elements of Annex II in Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of elements listed in Annex II of Commission Regulation (EU) 2020/1245 of 2 September 2020 amending and correcting Regulation … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant A, B, D2 (all foodstuff)

EN 1186
According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, materials and articles intended for contact with all types of food shall be tested with food simulants A (10% ethanol), B (3% acetic acid), and D2 (olive … Read more

Specific migration testing – primary aromatic amines (PAA)

Primary aromatic amines (PAA) are a class of compounds that are generated when residual isocyanate groups in food contact materials react with the water in foods. In addition, articles in which aniline, benzidine … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant E (Tenax)

EN 1186
According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulant E is assigned for testing the migration of potentially harmful substances into dry foods. Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant B (3 % AcOH)

EN 1186
Overall migration (OM) is the sum of all the compounds that might migrate from a food contact material into food. According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulants A, B, and C are assigned for foods that … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant D2 (olive oil)

EN 1186
The overall migration limit (OML) is the sum of all the compounds that might migrate from the FCM into food. According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulants D1 and D2 are assigned for foods that have a … Read more

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Sensory analysis – odor and flavor (EN 1230-1 and -2)

EN 1230-1, EN 1230-2
Standards EN 1230-1 and EN 1230-2 specify the testing procedure for assessing the odor and flavor released by food contact materials made of paper or board. This analysis applies … Read more

Volatile organic compound (VOC) screening of packaging materials (extended package)

Screening of volatile organic compounds (VOC) from paper, board, and plastics. The method can be used to analyze volatile residues from printed packaging as well as to measure … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant A (10% EtOH)

EN 1186
Overall migration (OM) is the sum of all the compounds that might migrate from the FCM into food. According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulants A, B, and C are assigned for foods that have a hydrophilic … Read more

Specific migration testing – ammonium ion and elements of Annex II in Commission Regulation (EU) 2020/1245

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of elements listed in Annex II of Commission Regulation (EU) 2020/1245 of 2 September 2020 amending … Read more

Specific migration testing – non-intentionally added substances (NIAS), LC-QTOF-MS

EN 13130-1
Analysis of non-intentionally added substances (NIAS), which are chemicals that are present in a food contact material (FCM) or food contact article (FCA) … Read more

Specific migration testing – terephthalic & isophthalic acids

EN 13130-1, EN 13130-2
Specific migration testing of terephthalic acid [CAS 100-21-0; Ref No 24910] and isophthalic acid [CAS 121-91-5; Ref No 19150] by European Union Regulation No … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant A, B, D2 (all foodstuff), repeated use

EN 1186
According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 materials and articles intended for contact with all types of food shall be tested with food simulants A, B, and D2. With aqueous … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant D1 (50 % EtOH)

EN 1186
According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulants D1 and D2 are assigned for testing migration into foods that have a lipophilic character and are able to extract lipophilic substances. Food simulant D1 … Read more

Mechanical dishwashing resistance of domestic articles (125 wash cycles)

EN 12875-1, EN 12875-2
Method for testing the resistance of domestic articles made from ceramic, glass, glass ceramic, vitreous enamel, metal, and plastics under the … Read more

Migration of heavy metals according to the Finnish Degree (KTM) 268/1992

The Finnish National Regulation 268/1992 (CTM) applies to contact materials manufactured in Finland or imported directly from third countries which do not have harmonized EU legislation. … Read more

Specific migration testing – non-intentionally added substances (NIAS), GC-MS (Tenax)

EN 13130-1
Analysis of the migration of non-intentionally added substances (NIAS) into food simulant E. NIAS have various sources and can be grouped into side … Read more

Specific migration testing – primary aromatic amines (PAA), extended package

EN 13130-1
Primary aromatic amines (PAA) are a class of compounds that are generated when residual isocyanate groups in food contact materials react with the water in foods. In … Read more

Printing ink set-off testing with food simulant E (Tenax), analysis with GC-MS

Printing ink set-off can occur on the reverse side of printed labels, lids, cups, and packaging films, either in a stack or in the reel after printing. This creates a potential risk … Read more

Transfer of antimicrobial components from paper or board

EN 1104
Paper or paperboard that comes into contact with food must not release processing aids that have an antimicrobial effect on food. The requirement is outlined, for example, in German BfR Recommendation … Read more

Heavy metal content according to Directive 94/62/EC

Directive 94/62/EC limits the content of heavy metals such that the sum of the concentrations of lead (Pb), cadmium (Cd), mercury (Hg), and hexavalent chromium (Cr (VI)) in packaging or packaging components shall not exceed … Read more

Elements (Cd, Al, Hg, Pb) in aqueous extracts of paper and board

EN 12497, EN 12498, EN 645
This measurement detects the migration of heavy metals and aluminum to cold water from paper or board intended as food contact material. The method is … Read more

Specific migration testing – 9,9-bis(methoxymethyl)fluorene

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of 9,9-bis(methoxymethyl)fluorene [CAS: 182121-12-6 ] from a plastic material intended for food contact. The substance is listed under FCM No. 779 and Ref No. 39815 in … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant C (20% EtOH)

EN 1186
According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulant C shall be used to assess overall migration into alcoholic foods with an alcohol content of up to 20 % and those foods which contain a relevant amount of … Read more

Printing ink set-off testing with ethanol solution; analysis with GC-MS

Printing ink set-off can occur on the reverse side of printed labels, lids, cups, and packaging film, either in a stack or in the reel after printing. This creates a potential for … Read more

Specific migration testing – 1,4-butanediol

EN 13130-1
This test assesses the specific migration of 1,4-butanediol [CAS 110-63-4; Ref No 13720/40580; FCM 254] from a plastic sample intended as a food contact material. Listed as FCM 254 in European Regulation No … Read more

Specific migration testing – ethylene glycol and diethylene glycol

EN 13130-1, EN 13130-7
Specific migration of ethylene glycol [CAS 107-21-1; Ref. No 16990/53650; FCM 227] and diethylene glycol [CAS 111-46-6; Ref. No 13326/15760/47680, FCM 263] … Read more

Specific migration testing – tetrahydrofuran

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of tetrahydrofuran [CAS: 109-99-9] from a sample or material intended for food contact. Tetrahydrofuran is listed with FCM 246 and Ref No. 25150 in European Commission Regulation No 2011/10 … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant B (3% AcOH), repeated use

EN 1186
This test is suitable for plastic food contact materials that are meant to be used repeatedly in contact with foods that can be simulated with food simulant B. According to Regulation (EU) No … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant D1 (50 % EtOH), repeated use

EN 1186
This test is used to measure the overall migration of potentially harmful substances from reusable plastic FCMs into simulant D1. According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulants D1 … Read more

Specific migration testing – Irganox 1076

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of octadecyl 3-(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxyphenyl)propionate, known by the trade name Irganox 1076 [CAS 2082-79-3], from a plastic material intended for food contact. The substance is listed under … Read more

Specific migration testing – acetaldehyde

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of acetaldehyde [CAS: 75-07-0] from a plastic food contact material. The substance is listed as FCM 128 with Ref No. 10060 in European Commission Regulation No 10/2011. Migration into food must not … Read more

Specific migration of mineral oil (MOSH/POSH and MOAH) into 95% ethanol

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of mineral oil hydrocarbons (MOH), including mineral oil saturated hydrocarbons (MOSH) with polyolefin oligomeric hydrocarbons (POSH) and mineral oil … Read more

Specific migration of mineral oil (MOSH/POSH and MOAH) into Tenax

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of mineral oil hydrocarbons (MOH), including mineral oil saturated hydrocarbons (MOSH) with polyolefin oligomeric hydrocarbons (POSH) and mineral oil aromatic … Read more

Specific migration testing – 1,3-butadiene

EN 13130-1, EN 13130-15
Specific migration of 1,3-butadiene [CAS 106-99-0; Ref No 13630; FCM 223] from a plastic food contact material. The compound is listed under FCM 223 in Annex I of European Regulation No … Read more

Specific migration testing – formaldehyde

EN 13130-1, EN 13130-23
Specific migration of formaldehyde [CAS 50-00-0; Ref No 17260/54880; FCM 98] from a plastic food contact material. The compound is listed under FCM 98 in Annex I of European Regulation No … Read more

Bisphenol A content

CEN/TS 13130-13, EN 14350-2, EN 14372, …
Content of bisphenol A (BPA) in various matrices, including: Consumer goods made from plastic, elastomers, and rubber, Toys and childcare articles, Food packaging (plastic, paper, … Read more

Elemental analysis of plastics and polymers by ICP-SFMS (selected elements)

The measurement is performed using a high-resolution ICP-MS technique (ICP-SFMS), which can identify very low elemental concentrations. The measurement includes only the selected element … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant D2 (olive oil), repeated use

EN 1186
The overall migration limit (OML) is the sum of all the compounds that might migrate from an FCM into food. According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulants D1 and D2 are assigned … Read more

Phthalates analysis package (REACH)

This analysis package contains the quantification of the following substances, included in the REACH Authorization List: Substance Abbreviation CAS number Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate DEHP 117-81-7 Benzyl butyl phthalate BBP 85-68-7 Dibutyl … Read more

Specific migration testing – hexamethylene diisocyanate

EN 13130-1, EN 13130-8
Specific migration of hexamethylene diisocyanate [CAS: 822-06-0] from a sample or material intended for food contact. The substance is listed under FCM 372 and Ref No. … Read more

Formaldehyde content in extracts of paper and board

EN 1541, EN 645, EN 647
Determination of formaldehyde (CAS 50-00-0) content in cold or hot water extracts of paper or board. The method is suitable, for example, for an analysis of formaldehyde … Read more

Pentachlorophenol (PCP) in aqueous extracts of paper and board

ISO 15320
Pentachlorophenol (PCP, CAS 87-86-5) is a compound that is used as a pesticide and a wood preservative. It is listed as a persistent organic pollutant in Annex I of the EU POPs Regulation, … Read more

Enterobacteriaceae

EN ISO 21528-2
Horizontal method for the detection and enumeration of Enterobacteriaceae (EN ISO 21528). For microbiology analyses, a sample preparation cost of €39 will be invoiced per order. Read more

Phthalates analysis (extended package)

Extended analysis package for phthalates from various matrices using the GC-MS technique. The following compounds can be detected: Compound Abbreviation CAS number Dibutyl phthalate DBP 84-74-2 Diisobutyl phthalate DIBP 84-69-5 … Read more

Specific migration testing – acrylonitrile

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of acrylonitrile [CAS: 107-13-1] from a plastic material intended for food contact. The substance is listed under FCM 225 and Ref No. 12100 in European Commission Regulation No 2011/10. According … Read more

Specific migration testing – caprolactam

CEN/TS 13130-16, EN 13130-1
Specific migration of caprolactam [CAS: 105-60-2] from a plastic material intended for food contact. The substance is listed as FCM 212 with reference numbers 14200 and 41840 in … Read more

Transfer of optical brightening agents (OBAs) from paper or board by EN 648

EN 648
Determination of the speed of transfer of optical brightening agents (OBAs), also known as fluorescent whitening agents, from paper and board. The test is performed against UV … Read more

Colour fastness of dyed paper and board

EN 646
This test is used to evaluate the color fastness of dyed or printed paper or board that is intended to come into contact with food. The applied simulants are Olive oil, 3% acetic acid, Alkaline salt solution (saliva simulant), … Read more

Specific migration testing – 1,1,1-trimethylolpropane

EN 13130-1, EN 13130-28
Specific migration of 1,1,1-trimethylolpropane (CAS 77-99-6; Ref No 13380, 25600, 94960; FCM 141; TMP) from a plastic food contact material. The compound is listed under FCM … Read more

Specific migration testing – epoxy derivatives and bisphenols A, B, F, and S

Specific migration testing of epoxy derivatives used in the manufacturing of epoxy resins and polycarbonate plastics. EU legislation bans the use of some epoxy derivatives in food … Read more

Specific migration testing – vinyl acetate

CEN/TS 13130-9, EN 13130-1
Specific migration of vinyl acetate [CAS: 108-05-4] from a sample or material intended for food contact. Vinyl acetate is listed with FCM 231 and Ref No. 10120 in European Commission … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant A (10% EtOH), repeated use

EN 1186
This test is used to assess the overall migration of compounds from reusable plastic FCMs with food simulant A. According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulants A, B, and C are … Read more

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in plastic and rubber (AfPS GS 2019:01 PAK)

AfPS GS2019
Content of 15 polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in plastic and rubber and products made from them (e.g., toys, kitchenware) according to AfPS GS … Read more

Specific migration testing – Irganox 1425

EN 13130-1
Test for measuring the specific migration of 3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzylphosphonic acid, monoethyl ester, calcium salt (Irganox 1425, CAS: 65140-91-2) from a material intended for food contact. Irganox 1425 is … Read more

Specific migration testing – N,N-Bis(2-hydroxyethyl)alkyl(C8-C18)amine

Specific migration of N,N-Bis(2-hydroxyethyl)alkyl(C8-C18)amine from a material intended for food contact. The substance is listed with FCM 19 and Ref No. 39090 in European Commission Regulation … Read more

Specific migration testing – bisphenol A

CEN/TS 13130-13
Specific migration of 2,2-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)propane, commonly known as bisphenol A or BPA, from a plastic sample or material intended for food contact. Bisphenol A [CAS: 80-05-7] is listed under FCM No. 151 … Read more

1,3-DCP and 3-MCPD in aqueous extract of paper and board

EN 645, EN 647
Epichlorohydrin is a highly reactive electrophilic compound used to produce glycerol, plastics, epoxy glues and resins, epoxy diluents, and elastomers. The compound is included in the … Read more

Microbiological examination of pulp, paper, and board

ISO 8784-1, ISO 8784-3
Laboratory analysis for determining the total number of colony-forming units of bacteria and bacterial spores as well as yeast and molds in dry market pulp, paper, and … Read more

Microwave resistance of re-usable food contact articles

EN 15284
Testing to determine the resistance to microwave heating of cookware made of ceramic, glass, glass-ceramic, or plastics. The test applies to articles that are intended for multiple uses in a … Read more

Migration of lead and cadmium from ceramic articles intended for food contact

EN 1388-1
Migration testing of lead and cadmium from ceramic articles according to Commission Directive 2005/31/EC (amending Council Directive 84/500/EEC). This test does not … Read more

Mineral oil (MOSH/MOAH) content of paper and board

Determination of the residual or impurity level of mineral oil MOSH/MOAH in paper and board. The results are reported as the amounts/concentrations of groups of MOSH and MOAH. The groups are formed based on the number of … Read more

Overall migration testing – simulant C (20% EtOH), repeated use

EN 1186
This test is used to assess the safety of reusable plastic FCMs when they repeatedly come into contact with foods that can be simulated with food simulant C. According to Regulation (EU) No … Read more

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in paper and paperboard (AfPS GS 2019:01 PAK)

AfPS GS2019
Content of 15 polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in paper and paperboard according to AfPS GS 2019:01 PAK. The test package includes the following … Read more

Specific migration testing – BHT

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of 2,6-di-tert-butyl-p-cresol, also known as butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT), from a plastic material intended for food contact. BHT's CAS number is 128-37-0. The substance is listed as FCM 315 with Ref No. 46640 … Read more

Specific migration testing – Irgafos 126

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of bis(2,4-di-tert-butylphenyl)pentaerythritol diphosphite, known as Irgafos 126 [CAS: 26741-53-7] from a food contact material. The substance is listed as FCM 652 with Ref No. 38820 in European … Read more

Specific migration testing – PHBH

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of poly((R)-3-hydroxybutyrate-co-(R)-3-hydroxyhexanoate) (PHBH, CAS 147398-31-0) from a plastic food contact material. The compound is listed under FCM 1059 in Annex I of European Regulation No 2011/10. The … Read more

Specific migration testing – melamine

Specific migration of 2,4,6-triamino-1,3,5-triazine [CAS: 108-78-1], better known as melamine, from a plastic food contact material or article. Melamine is listed as FCM No 239 with three reference numbers (19975, 25420, and 93720) in European … Read more

Vinyl chloride content in plastics

Determination of vinyl chloride (chloroethane, CAS 75-01-4) content in plastics. Both ECHA and the US EPA have identified vinyl chloride as a carcinogen. Read more

Glyoxal in aqueous extract of paper and board

DIN 54603
Glyoxal (CAS 107-22-2) can be used as a cross-linker in paper, board, corrugated board, and textile products. According to German BfR Recommendation XXXVI, the extract of the finished product must not contain more … Read more

Isothiazolinone content

Determination of isothiazolinones in consumer goods. Isothiazolinones are common preservatives (biocides) in cosmetics, chemical formulations, and printing inks. The following isothiazolinones are included in the analysis: 1,2-benzisothiazolin-3(2h)-one (BIT, CAS: … Read more

Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in paper and board

ISO 15318
Determination of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in paper and board. The following substances are included in the test package: PCB 18, PCB 28, PCB 52, PCB 101, PCB 138, PCB 153, PCB 180. Read more

Release of N-nitrosamines and N-nitrosable substances

EN 12868 (mod.), EN 14350
N-nitrosamines and N-nitrosatable substances are present, usually in trace quantities, in various environmental media, certain food products, cosmetics, and rubber … Read more

Specific migration testing of any limited compound listed in Annex I of Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011

EN 13130-1
We offer specific migration testing for almost all the compounds listed in Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 … Read more

Specific migration testing – 2,5-bis(5-tert-butyl-2-benzoxazolyl)thiophene

Specific migration of 2,5-bis(5-tert-butyl-2-benzoxazolyl)thiophene (Uvitex OB, CAS: 7128-64-5) from a sample or material intended for food contact. The substance is listed under FCM 500 … Read more

Specific migration testing – Irganox 3114

EN 13130-1
Specific migration of 1,3,5-tris(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzyl)-1,3,5-triazine-2,4,6(1H,3H,5H)-trione, known by the trade name Irganox 3114 [CAS: 27676-62-6], from a sample or material intended for food contact. … Read more

Specific migration testing – maleic anhydride

CEN/TS 13130-24
Specific migration of maleic anhydride [CAS: 108-31-6] from a plastic material or article intended for food contact. The substance is listed as FCM 234 with Ref No. 19960 in Commission Regulation (EU) … Read more

Specific release of elements from repeated use articles by CoE Resolution CM/Res(2013)9

Specific release of elements from repeated use articles according to the Council of Europe (CoE) Resolution CM/Res(2013)9 on metals and alloys used in food contact … Read more

Bisphenol S content

Content of bisphenol S in various matrices, including: Consumer goods made from plastic, elastomers, rubber, Food packaging (plastic, paper, multi-materials). Extraction is possible with various techniques, including: Solvent extraction, Cold water extract (EN 645), hot … Read more

Extractable primary aromatic amines in paper, board, and pulp

EN 17163, EN 645, EN 647
Testing for the release of primary aromatic amines (PAA) classified as CMR 1A or 1B according to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008. Extraction is performed with … Read more

Mechanical dishwashing resistance of domestic articles (250 wash cycles)

EN 12875-1, EN 12875-2
Method for testing the resistance of domestic articles made from ceramic, glass, glass ceramic, vitreous enamel, metal, and plastics under the … Read more

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in paper and board (REACH)

Analysis of PAH compounds from paper and board as well as products made from these raw materials (e.g., packaging materials) as required by the REACH regulation. The test package includes the following … Read more

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in plastic and rubber (REACH)

Analysis of PAH compounds from plastic and rubber as well as products made from these raw materials (e.g., textiles, toys, packaging materials) as required by REACH. Test package includes the … Read more

Single-use plastic food contact materials (FCM) – EU compliance testing package

EN 1186, EN 13130-1, ISO 13302
General compliance testing package for single-use plastic food contact materials (FCMs) by regulation (EU) 10/2011 and … Read more

Specific migration testing – Irganox 1098

EN 13130-1
Specific migration testing of 1,6-hexamethylene-bis[3-(3,5-di- tert-butyl-4-hydroxyphenyl) propionamide], known by the trade name Irganox 1098 [CAS: 23128-74-7]. The substance is listed as FCM 631 with Ref No. 59120 … Read more

Specific migration testing – ammonium ion

EN 13130-1
According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, ammonium salts of authorized acids, alcohols, and phenols are authorized in the same way as specified metals. Hence, ammonium is also included in point 1 of Annex II with an SML … Read more

Specific migration testing – bisphenol S

Specific migration of 4,4′-dihydroxydiphenyl sulphone (bisphenol S, BPS) [CAS: 80-09-1] from a sample or material intended for food contact. BPS is listed with FCM 154 and Ref No. 13617, 16090 in European Commission Regulation No 2011/10 … Read more

Volatile organic compound (VOC) screening of packaging materials

Screening of volatile organic compounds (VOC) from paper, board, and plastics. The method can be used to analyze volatile residues from printed packaging. For evaluation of recycling process efficiency, … Read more

2,6-diisopropylnaphthalene (DIPN) content in paper and board

EN 14719
Content of 2,6-diisopropylnaphthalene (CAS: 24157-81-1, DIPN) in paper and board intended for food contact. DIPN is most often found in materials containing recycled fibers. Read more

Anthraquinone content in paper and paperboard

Anthraquinone is an additive used in paper pulp manufacturing processes. According to BfR XXXVI, the application of anthraquinone as an additive to raw material is no longer recommended. Read more

Aromatic amines derived from azo dyes

EN ISO 14362-3, EN 14362-1
Determination of certain aromatic amines derived from azo dyes in accordance with the standard EN 14362. Read more

Bronopol in aqueous extract of paper and board

Determination of the biocide bronopol (2-bromo-2-nitropropane-1,3-diol, CAS: 52-51-7) in cold or hot water extract of paper and board. Read more

Food contact compliancy for single-use nitrile gloves test package (BfR XXI/1)

DIN 10955, EN 1186, EN 13130-1, …
Test package for single-use nitrile gloves for food contact compliancy according to BfR XX1/1 and 1935/2004. The … Read more

Glutaraldehyde content in paper and board

Glutaraldehyde is a slimicide used to control microbial growth in paper and paperboard packaging. Its use in food packaging is allowed according to BfR XXXVI, however, no more than 2 mg glutaraldehyde must be detectable in 1 kg of the … Read more

Powder XRD measurement - Qualitative analysis

Qualitative or comparative analysis of crystalline powders using X-ray diffraction (XRD). The analysis is only suitable for materials with at least one crystalline phase. Read more

Repeated-use plastic food contact materials (FCM) – EU compliance testing package

DIN 10955, EN 1186, EN 13130-1
General compliance testing package for repeated-use plastic food contact materials (FCMs) according to regulations … Read more

Specific migration testing – C16-C18 dialkylketones (DAKs) of alkyl ketene dimer (AKD)

Specific migration of dialkyl ketones (DAKs) that originate from alkyl ketene dimer (AKD) hydrophobic sizing agent of paper and board. According to BfR XXXVI … Read more

Specific migration testing – bis(2,4-dicumylphenyl)pentaerythritol-diphosphite

Specific migration of bis(2,4-dicumylphenyl)pentaerythritol-diphosphite (Doverphos S 9228; Antioxidant 852) from a material intended for food contact. The substance is listed as FCM … Read more

Specific migration testing – photoinitiators

Photoinitiators are substances that are added to printing inks to initiate the curing process upon exposure to UV light. These substances are also potential contaminants in recycled fibers. The compliance of materials can be … Read more

pH of aqueous extracts in cold or hot water extractions of paper, board or pulp

ISO 6588, PN 84/P-50109
With this test, the pH of water extraction (hot or cold) from a paper, board, or pulp sample is measured. The extraction is performed … Read more

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