Migration of 16 phthalic acid esters from plastic drug packaging to drugs by GC-MS

@inproceedings{Ji2013MigrationO1,
  title={Migration of 16 phthalic acid esters from plastic drug packaging to drugs by GC-MS},
  author={Lang Ji and Qing Liao and Lian Wu and Wei Ling Lv and Ming Yang and Li Ping Wan},
  year={2013}
}
Phthalic acid esters (PAEs), which are human endocrine disruptors, can lead to sperm production atrophy and decreased sperm count and are poisonous to the embryo and active as anti-androgens. Many studies have been conducted to determine PAE levels in drugs and their corresponding plastic packaging; however, there is no systematic research on the transfer of PAE from plastic packaging to drugs. In this study, a simple and convenient method using GC-MS was developed for the simultaneous… CONTINUE READING