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 carbons in substances and the reporting unit is mg of MOSH or MOAH/kg of material. Additionally, the result includes the sum amounts of all MOSH/POSH and MOAH together with the total amount of MOH (MOSH + MOAH).

Limit of quantification (LOQ) 0.5 mg/kg, maximum concentration 600 mg/kg.

Suitable sample matrices
Paper and board
Typical turnaround time
5 weeks after receiving the samples
Detection limit
LOQ 0.5 mg/kg
Available quality systems
Accredited test method
Device types


Price per sample (Excl. VAT):
560 €

We also charge a 97 € service fee per order.

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