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EU

Material Test Item Regulation/ standard Test Method
Metal or Metal Plating
Extractable heavy metal (Pb, Cd, Cr, Ni, Cu, Sb, Co) 1935/2004/EC /
Aluminum and Alumium alloy composition test (optional); 1935/2004/EC EN 601, EN 602:2004
Extractable heavy metal (Pb, Cd, Cr, Ni, Cu, Sb, Co)
Stainless Steel composition test (optional);
Extractable heavy metal (Pb, Cd, Cr, Ni, Cu, Sb, Co)
1935/2004/EC EPA 6010C:2007
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USA

Material Test Item Regulation/ standard Test Method
Stainless Steel water extractives;
8 % alcohol extractives;
n-heptane extractives;
21CFR 175.300
GRAS
21CFR 175.300 Resinous and polymeric coatings
Cr content EPA 6010C:2007

France

Material Test Item Regulation/ standard Test Method
Stainless Steel with metal coating Metal composition test (base material) French Décret nº 2007-766
DGCCRF 2004-64
Order of 13/1/76
EPA 6010C:2007
Pb、Cd、As content (metal coating) EPA 6010C:2007
Migration of Ni (nickel plating) 
Migration of Cr (chromium plating)
Migration of Zn (zinc plating)
/
Stainless Steel with organic coating Metal composition test (base material) 
Overall migration
EN 1186 1-14:2002
Steel for food storage with metal coating Content of undesirable elements(base material); 
Pb、Cd、As content (metal coating)
EPA 6010C:2007
Steel for food storage with organic coating Content of undesirable elements(base material) EPA 6010C:2007
Overall migration EN 1186 1-14:2002
Carbon Steel
(not for food storage) with metal coating
Content of undesirable elements(base material); 
Pb、Cd、As content (metal coating);
I:Migration of Ni and Cr in water and 0.5%citric acid (p/v)
II:Migration of Zn、Ni and Cr in water and 0.5%citric acid (p/v) (for zinc plating)
EPA 6010C:2007
/
Carbon Steel
(not for food storage)with organic coating
Content of undesirable elements EPA 6010C:2007
Overall migration EN 1186 1-14:2002
Aluminum and Aluminum alloy with organic coating Metal composition test (base material); 
Overall migration;
EN 1186 1-14:2002
Cast Iron with metal coating Content of Lead (base material);
Content of undesirable elements
Migration of Ni and Cr in distilled water and 0.5%citric acid (p/v)
EPA 6010C:2007
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Cast Iron with organic coating Content of Lead (base material)
Overall migration
EN 1186 1-14:2002
Tin and tin alloy Content of tin;
Content of undesirable elements;
Migration of Antimony Sb;
EPA 6010C:2007
Various other metals (bleached metal), zinc, copper alloy or unknown metal Content of undesirable elements 
Migration of Ni、Cr、Zn、Pb and Cd
EPA 6010C:2007
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Germany

Material Test Item Regulation/ standard Test Method
Metal, Metal alloy and electroplated(exclude aluminum) Sensory test
Extractable heavy metal (Pb, Cd, Cr, Ni, Cu, Sb, Co)
LFGB §30&31 EPA 6010C:2007
/
Al and Al alloy Sensory test
Extractable heavy metal (Pb, Cd, Cr, Ni, Cu, Sb, Co)
composition test (optional);
EN 601, EN 602:2004

China

Material Test Item Regulation/ standard Test Method
stainless steel products Sensory test; 
Migration of Pb, Cd, Cr, As, Ni in 4% acetic acid
GB 9684-2011 National food safety standard stainless steel products GB/T 5009.81-2003
aluminum-wares Sensory test;
Migration of Pb, Cd, Zn, As in 4% acetic acid
GB 11333-1989 Hygienic standard for aluminum-wares for food use GB/T 5009.72-2003
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