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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. 1127

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Food Contact Substance:  A mixture of linear saturated aliphatic esters produced from C16-C18 alcohols and C14-C20 fatty acids.
Notifier:  NOF Corporation
Manufacturer:  NOF Corporation
Intended Use:  As a friction reduction additive in polycarbonate (PC) resins for use in the production of food contact articles.
Effective Date:  01/26/2012
Limitations/Specifications:  For use at levels not to exceed 0.5% by weight of single-, or repeat-use polycarbonate food-contact articles in contact with all food types and under Conditions of Use A through H as described in Tables 1 and 2.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site