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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. 12

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Food Contact Substance:  Industrial starch modified by treatment with greater than 5% and not more than 21% by weight 2,3-epoxypropyl trimethylammonium chloride (CAS Reg. No. 3033-77-0)
Notifier:  Sveriges Starkelse- producenter
Manufacturer:  Lyckeby Starkelsen Industrial Starches AB
Intended Use:  For use as a retention aid and/or drainage aid and/or dry-strength agent employed prior to the sheet-forming operation in the manufacture of food-contact paper and paperboard
Effective Date:  03/31/2000
Limitations/Specifications:  The modified industrial starch must be used in compliance with 21 CFR 178.3520(a)(1), (b), and (c). The finished paper and paperboard shall be used only under conditions of use E through H identified in Table 2.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site