Formaldehyde content in extracts of paper and board

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 migration by the German BfR Recommendation XXXVI. The migration limit for formaldehyde is 1.0 mg/dm2 of paper or board.

Formaldehyde is used in various chemicals and additives that are used in paper and board production.

Suitable sample matrices
Paper, board, and corrugated board
Required sample quantity
50 g
Typical turnaround time
4 weeks after receiving the samples
Detection limit
1 mg/kg
Available quality systems
Accredited test method
Device types


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