Project

Nitrosamins and nitrosatable compounds

There is an EU directive with a maximum release of nitrosamines and nitrosable compounds from soothers and teats. The migration of these compounds from saliva should not be above the limit.

Abstract

For balloons a Dutch policy and soon an EU directive (toys) regulates the maximum release of nitrosamines and nitrosatable compounds from balloons. The migration of these compounds from a saliva should not be above the limit. The limits for balloons are similar to those for soothers.

This project will support product research for the enforcement of the Warenwetbesluit toys, Health Policy in connection with Warenwetbesluit toys and signaling research.