June 16, 2015
The Taiwan Ministry of Health and Welfare has revised the “Methods of Test for Food Utensils, Containers and Packages – Test of Glass, Porcelain and Enameled Products” (MOHWU0009.02). This is identified as the second revision of the test methods.
The main revisions are:
- English Name: The original English name is “Method of Test for Food Utensils, Containers and Packages – Test of Glass, Porcelain and Enameled Products”
- Testing of Pb and Cd (dissolution test): Add specifications concerning furnace, hot plate, storage bottles, and preparation of nitric acid solution; amend preparation requirements of reagents, standard solution; amendment to the calculation method used for determination of Pb and Cd content
Test methods are in effect as of April 29, 2015.