For EU Member States, regulations for approval of components in the area of drinking water differ from country to country. In Germany, the guidelines of the German Federal Environmental Agency apply.
The base monomers / additives for the grades
are positively listed in Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011. Restrictive migration limits on the finished article must be observed.
The monomers and additives on which the molding compounds
TROGAMID® T5002, and
are based are approved in the U.S. under 21 CFR, § 177.1500 (b) (16) (nylon resins) of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), provided that the restrictions described there for food contact are complied with.