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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications

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FCN No. 1061

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Food Contact Substance:  2,2-Dimethylolpropionic acid (CAS Reg. No. 4767-03-7).
Notifier:  The Valspar Corporation
Manufacturer:  The Valspar Corporation
Intended Use:  As a monomer for polyester resins used as components of coatings on metal substrates.
Effective Date:  04/20/2011
Limitations/Specifications:  Coatings containing the FCS at levels not to exceed 3 weight-percent may be applied to can ends for two piece aluminum and steel beverage cans for soft drinks, energy drinks, juices, and beer under Conditions of Use C through G, as described in Table 2.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site