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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. 490

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Food Contact Substance:  2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 2-ethyl-2-[{(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propenyl) oxy} methyl]-1, 3-propenediyl ester, polymer with ethyl-2-propenoate and methyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate (CAS Reg. No. 59779-17-8).
Notifier:  Ganz Chemical Company, Ltd.
Manufacturer:  Ganz Chemical Company, Ltd.
Intended Use:  The FCS is intended for use as an antiblocking agent for linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) films at a use level of 0.5 to 2 weight-percent (with a typical use level of 1 weight-percent).
Effective Date:  08/02/2005
Limitations/Specifications:  The LLDPE films will have a thickness of 10 - 100 microns (0.4 - 4 mils) and will contact all types of food listed in Table 1 under the Conditions of Use B through G as described in Table 2.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site