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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. 113

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Food Contact Substance:  2,4-dimethyl-6-(1-methylpentadecyl)phenol (CAS Reg. No. 134701-20-5).
Notifier:  Ciba Specialty Chemicals Corp.
Manufacturer:  BASF Corporation
Intended Use:  As a stabilizer for flexible polyvinyl chloride films.
Effective Date:  02/20/2001
Limitations/Specifications:  For use as a stabilizer at levels not to exceed 0.024 percent by weight of the flexible polyvinyl chloride film intended for use in contact with food types I, II, IV-B, VI-B, VII-B, and VIII as described in Table 1. The thickness of film shall not exceed 1 mil.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site