Consumer Products

Food contact materials

J.S. Hamilton Poland Sp.z o.o. laboratories provide comprehensive services, trainings and accredited laboratory tests by understanding the European landscape of regulatory requirements in accordance with the European Framework Regulation (EC) 1935/2004 of 27 October 2004 on materials and articles intended to come into contact with food.

 

Our offer on the most popular materials:

 

Plastic materials testing:

  • sensory analysis
  • overall migration
  • specific migration
  • heavy metals screening
  • restricted substance such as phthalates, bisphenol A and mineral oils
  • barrier property test (permeability of CO2, O2, N2 and water vapor)
  • microbiological purity

 

Paper and board materials testing:

  • sensory analysis
  • overall migration
  • heavy metals screening
  • according to the recommendation XXXVI of the German Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR)
  • according to the Industry Guideline for the Compliance of Paper & Board Materials and Articles for Food Contact, Issue 2 September 2012
  • mineral oils content
  • microbiological purity

 

Metal and alloy materials testing:

  • sensory analysis
  • according to “Metals and alloys used in food contact materials and articles A practical guide for manufacturers and regulators” issued by the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare / Committee of Experts on Packaging Materials for Food and Pharmaceutical Products (P-SC-EMB) 1st Edition, 2013.
  • microbiological purity

 

Rubber and silicone materials testing:

  • sensory analysis
  • overall migration
  • heavy metals screening
  • microbiological purity

 

Glass and ceramic materials testing:

  • migration of cadmium and lead
  • microbiological purity

 

Download : Packaging and Food Contact Materials Folder