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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. 351

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Food Contact Substance:  A type of zeolite in which silver, zinc and ammonium ions have been exchanged for sodium ions. The silver content of the modified zeolite shall not exceed 5 percent by weight.
Notifier:  AgIon Technologies
Manufacturer:  AgIon Technologies
Intended Use:  The function of the food contact substance (FCS) is to control microorganisms that may grow on the article and to thereby preserve the article.
Effective Date:  10/21/2003
Limitations/Specifications:  The maximum percentage of the FCS in the article is 5 percent by weight. The FCS will be used in repeated use articles in contact with all types of food (I-IX) under Conditions of Use A through H as described in Tables 1 and 2, respectively.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site