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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. 1209

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Food Contact Substance:  Propenoic acid, polymer with silicic acid (H4SiO4) tetramethyl ester, zinc salt (CAS Reg. No. 1338452-06-4).
Notifier:  Kuraray Company, Ltd.
Manufacturer:  Kuraray Company, Ltd.
Intended Use:  As a coating on nylon or polyethylene terephthalate substrates separated from food by one or more layers of authorized polymers.
Effective Date:  10/30/2012
Limitations/Specifications:  The food contact layer may consist of polypropylene (≥30 μm thick), linear low density polyethylene (≥50 μm thick), or other authorized polymers having equivalent or greater barrier properties. Articles containing the FCS may be used in contact with all food under Conditions of Use A through H as defined in Table 2.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site