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Vinyl Chloride
81/432/EEC
Commission Directive of 29 April 1981 laying down the Community method of analysis for
the official control of vinyl chloride released by materials and articles into foodstuffs.
O.J. L167, of 24.06.1981, p.6
(Plastics: Determination of VCM in foods)
80/766/EEC
Commission Directive of 8 July 1980 laying down the Community method of analysis for the
official control of the vinyl chloride monomer level in materials and articles which are
intended to come into contact with foodstuffs.
O.J. L213, of 16.08.1980, p.42
(Plastics: Determination of VCM in finished products)

78/142/EEC
Council Directive of 30 January 1978 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States
relating to materials and articles which contain vinyl chloride monomer and are intended to
come into contact with foodstuffs.
O.J. L44, of 15.02.1978, p.15
(Plastics: limits on vinyl chloride monomer (VCM))
Transitional Migration Limits for Plasticisers in gaskets in lids
(EC) No 372/2007
Commission Regulation of 2 April 2007 laying down transitional migration limits for plasticisers
in gaskets in lids intended to come into contact with foods.
OJ L 92, 3.4.2007, p. 912
(Regulation on Transitional Migration Limits applicable until Directive 2007/19/EC enters
into force.)
Corrigendum to 372/2007/EC: OJ L 97, 12.4.2007, p. 70

Migration Testing
97/48/EC
Commission Directive of 29 July 1997 amending for second time Council Directive
82/711/EEC laying down the basic rules necessary for testing migration of the constituents of
plastics materials and articles intended to come into contact with foodstuffs
O.J. L222, of 12.8.97, p 10
(Plastics: Basic rules for testing migration - 2nd amendment)

93/8/EEC
Commission Directive of 15 March 1993 amending Council Directive 82/711/EEC laying
down the basic rules necessary for testing migration of the constituents of plastics materials
and articles intended to come into contact with foodstuffs
O.J. L90, of 14.4.93, p.22
(Plastics: Basic rules for testing migration - 1st amendment)

82/711/EEC
Council Directive of 18 October 1982 laying down the basic rules necessary for testing
migration of the constituents of plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact
with foodstuffs.
O.J. L297, of 23.10.1982, p.26
(Plastics: Basic rules for testing migration)