Specific migration testing – Irganox 1076
Specific migration of octadecyl 3-(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxyphenyl)propionate, known by the trade name Irganox 1076 [CAS 2082-79-3], from a plastic material intended for food contact.
The substance is listed under FCM No 433 and Ref No 68320 in European Commission Regulation 10/2011 with an SML value of 6 mg/kg of food.
- Suitable sample matrices
- Plastics, rubbers and elastomers, coatings and coated materials, resins, adhesives
- Minimum sample amount
- Film: 2xA4-size sheets. Article (< 250 ml): 6 items. Article (> 250 ml): 3 items. Other: 3 dm2
- Typical turnaround time
- 5 weeks after receiving the samples
- Detection limit
- LOQ 0.1 mg/kg
- Quality system
- Accredited test method
- Device types