Specific migration testing – maleic anhydride
Specific migration of maleic anhydride [CAS: 108-31-6] from a plastic material or article intended for food contact.
The substance is listed as FCM 234 with Ref No. 19960 in Commission Regulation (EU) 10/2011. An SML value of 30 mg/kg applies to the sum of maleic anhydride and maleic acid (FCM 248).
- Suitable sample matrices
- Film: 2xA4-size sheets. Article (< 250 ml): 6 items. Article (> 250 ml): 3 items. Other: 3 dm2
- Minimum sample amount
- Plastic, food contact materials with polymeric coatings.
- Typical turnaround time
- 4 weeks after receiving the samples
- Quality system
- Accredited test method
- Device types