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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. 277

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Food Contact Substance:  2-Propenoic acid, 2-cyano-3,3-diphenyl-,2,2-bis{[(2-cyano-1-oxo-3, 3-diphenyl-2-propenyl)oxy]methyl}-1,3-propanediyl ester (CAS Reg. No. 178671-58-4).
Notifier:  BASF Aktiengesellschaft
Manufacturer:  BASF Aktiengesellschaft
Intended Use:  The FCS will be used as an ultraviolet (UV) stabilizer for all polymers intended for single and repeat use in contact with food.
Effective Date:  01/21/2003
Limitations/Specifications:  The FCS will be used at levels up to 0.5 percent by weight of the polymer in contact with all food types identified in Table 1 and under Conditions of Use E through G, of Table 2, except beverages containing more than 15 percent ethanol.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site