Overall migration testing – simulant A (10% ethanol)

Overall migration (OM) is the sum of all the non-volatile compounds that might migrate from a food contact material into the food.

According to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, food simulants A, B, and C are assigned for foods that have a hydrophilic character and are able to extract hydrophilic substances.

In order to comply with Regulation (EU) No 10/2011, the overall migration must not exceed 10 mg/dm2 (or 60 mg/kg).

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
4 weeks after receiving the samples
Detection limit
LOQ 0.5 mg/dm2
Available quality systems
Accredited test method
Device types

Pricing and online order

Price per sample (Excl. VAT):
165 €
Large batches of samples are eligible for discounts.

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