Determination of Organotin Compounds in Toy Materials by Agilent 5977A GC/MSD to Meet European Regulation EN71-3: 2013, Migration of Certain Elements

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    Application Note

    Consumer Products, Materials



    The EU approved Directive 2009/48/EC bans certain organotin compounds in toy material for public safety. This application note used the Agilent 5977A Series GC/MSD system to analyze 11 organotin compounds with excellent sensitivity and linearity. Additionally, good reproducibility and recovery were achieved through the analysis of three categories of toy materials. The 5977A Series GC/MSD provides a complete instrument solution to meet European regulation EN71-3: 2013.


    Publication number: 5991-4658EN-D4v1.pdf

    Publication Date: May 29, 2014