International Standard
ISO 6486-2:1999
Ceramic ware, glass-ceramic ware and glass dinnerware in contact with food — Release of lead and cadmium — Part 2: Permissible limits
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ISO 6486-2:1999
Edition 2
International Standard
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ISO 6486-2:1999
Published (Edition 2, 1999)
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2020. Therefore this version remains current.

ISO 6486-2:1999

ISO 6486-2:1999
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This part of ISO 6486 specifies permissible limits for the release of lead and cadmium from ceramic ware, glassceramic

ware and glass dinnerware intended to be used in contact with food, but excluding porcelain enamel


This part of ISO 6486 is applicable to ceramic ware, glass-ceramic ware and glass dinnerware which is intended to

be used for the preparation, cooking, serving and storage of food and beverages, excluding articles used in food

manufacturing industries or those in which food is sold.

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