Overall migration testing – simulant D1 (50 % EtOH), repeated use
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 and D2 are assigned for foods that have a lipophilic character and are able to extract lipophilic substances. Food simulant D1 shall be used for alcoholic foods with an alcohol content of above 20% and for oil in water emulsions.
- Suitable sample matrices
- All reusable plastic food contact materials (FCM)
- Required sample quantity
- 6 pieces of sample material (product or raw material)
- Typical turnaround time
- 7 weeks after receiving the samples
- Quality system
- Accredited test method