Our TROGAMID® compounds are subject to various regulations. In general migration limits have to be measured and met at the finished article.
Uniform regulations exist at the European level for plastics intended to come into contact with food. Commission Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011 came into force on May 1, 2011.
are positively listed in Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011 in respect to their monomers and additives. 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.