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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. 494

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Food Contact Substance:  2,4-di-tert-pentyl-6-[1-(3,5-di-tert-pentyl-2-hydroxyphenyl) ethyl]phenyl acrylate (CAS Reg. No. 123968-25-2).
Notifier:  Sumitomo Chemical Company, Ltd.
Manufacturer:  Sumitomo Chemical Company, Ltd.
Intended Use:  The FCS will be used as a stabilizer in polystyrene(PS) and rubber-modified polystyrene(RMPS) complying with 21CFR 177.1640, styrene block copolymers(SB) complying with 21CFR 177.1810, and PS, RMPS, or SB complying with an effective FCN.
Effective Date:  07/27/2005
Limitations/Specifications:  Maximum use level of 1 percent by weight of the polymer. The finished polymers are intended to contact all types of food under Conditions of Use A through H, as described in Table 2 unless otherwise restricted by the applicable limitations for styrene block polymers in 177.1810 or in an effective FCN.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site