• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail
-
 

FCN No. 1216

 
Return to Listing
 
Food Contact Substance:  Copper(II) hydroxide phosphate (CAS Reg. No. 12158-74-6). REPLACES FCN 926
 
Notifier:  Chemishe Fabrik Budenheim KG and branches
 
Manufacturer:  Chemishe Fabrik Budenheim KG and branches
 
Intended Use:  As an additive in all food-contact polymers that serves: a) as a colorant, b) as a UV-filter to protect contained goods from UV radiation, c) as an IR absorber in order to reduce the necessary energy for molding and forming processes, d) as a laser marking agent in order to improve the quality of laser marking of articles.
 
Effective Date:  11/20/2012
 
Limitations/Specifications:  The FCS may be used at a level not to exceed 2.6 percent by weight of polymer intended for use in contact with all food types under Conditions of Use C through G, as described in Appendix V, Tables 1 and 2.
 
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site
-
-