Overall migration testing – simulant B (3% AcOH), repeated use
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 10/2011, food simulants A, B, and C are assigned for foods with a hydrophilic character and the ability to extract hydrophilic substances. Food simulant B shall be used for foods that have a pH below 4.5
- Suitable sample matrices
- Plastic, silicone, rubber, elastomers, materials with polymeric coatings. Other materials are also possible - contact our expert for more information.
- Required sample quantity
- Film: 2xA4-size sheets. Article (< 250 ml): 6 items. Article (> 250 ml): 3 items. Other: 3 dm2
- Typical turnaround time
- 7 weeks after receiving the samples
- Quality system
- Accredited test method