prEN 15768

The GC-MS identification of water leachable organic substances from materials in contact with water intended for human consumption

General information

40.98 Project deleted   Jun 11, 2010


CEN/TC 164 Water supply

European Norm

13.060.20   Drinking water | 67.250   Materials and articles in contact with foodstuffs | 71.040.50   Physicochemical methods of analysis


This standard describes a method for identifying organic chemicals that are amenable to GCMS analysis using the procedures described and which may migrate from a product into water intended for human consumption. A method
calculating the approximate concentrations of the organic substances identified
also provided.
This standard is not applicable to the toxicological evaluation of chemicals.
NOTE The method to be used for the preparation of migration waters is
specified by separate CEN standards.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Construction products


Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec

Life cycle


prEN 15768
40.98 Project deleted
Jun 11, 2010