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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. 1198

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Food Contact Substance:  Ethylene-vinyl acetate-vinyl alcohol (EVOH) copolymers complying with 21 CFR 177.1360(a)(3) (CAS Reg. No. 26221-27-2).
Notifier:  Kuraray Company, Ltd.
Manufacturer:  Kuraray Company, Ltd.
Intended Use:  As a basic polymer as a component of films, bottles, and molded articles that may contact all types of food under FDA’s Condition of Use A through H as defined in Tables 1 and 2.
Effective Date:  10/25/2012
Limitations/Specifications:  The FCS may contain optional adjuvant substances permitted for such use by regulation in 21 CFR Parts 170 through 179 or by an effective FCN.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site