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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. 1231

 
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Food Contact Substance:  5,12-Dihydro-2,9-dimethylquino[2,3-b]acridine-7,14-dione (C.I. Pigment Red 122, CAS Reg. No. 980-26-7) also known as 2,9-Dimethylquinacridone.
 
Notifier:  Heubach Colour Pvt. Ltd.
 
Manufacturer:  Heubach Colour Pvt. Ltd.
 
Intended Use:  As a colorant in food contact polymers, subject to the provisions and definitions set forth in 21 CFR 178.3297 (Colorants for polymers).
 
Effective Date:  03/02/2013
 
Limitations/Specifications:  For use in all food-contact polymers as follows: 1) at levels not to exceed 1 weight-percent of finished polymers in contact with food types I, II, IV-B, VI-A, VI-B, VI-C (containing up to 15 percent alcohol, v/v), VII-B, and VIII under Conditions of Use D through G; 2) at levels not to exceed 0.5 weight-percent of finished polymers in contact with food types III, IV-A, V, VI-C (containing greater than 15 percent alcohol, v/v), VII-A, and IX under Conditions of Use D through G; 3) at levels not to exceed 0.2 weight-percent of finished polymers in contact with all food types under Conditions of Use A through H. The food types and Conditions of Use are described in Tables 1 and 2.
 
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site
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