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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. 489

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Food Contact Substance:  Tert-Butylperoxy-3,5,5-trimethylhexanoate (CAS Reg. No. 13122-18-4).
Notifier:  Akzo Nobel Polymer Chemicals LLC
Manufacturer:  Akzo Nobel Polymer Chemicals LLC
Intended Use:  As a processing aid in the production of vinyl acetate adhesives intended to be used to affix lables to the outside surface of food packaging.
Effective Date:  05/10/2005
Limitations/Specifications:  The FCS will be used only in the preparation of ethylene-vinyl acetate copolymer dispersions used in adhesives that will be separated from food by the food packaging.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site