Specific migration testing – acetaldehyde
Specific migration of acetaldehyde [CAS: 75-07-0] from a plastic food contact material.
The substance is listed as FCM 128 with Ref No. 10060 in European Commission Regulation No 10/2011. Migration into food must not exceed the SML value of 6 mg/kg.
- Suitable sample matrices
- Plastic, food contact materials with polymeric coatings
- Minimum sample amount
- 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/kg
- Quality system
- Accredited test method