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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. 567

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Food Contact Substance:  Bromine chloride (BrCl) (CAS Reg. No. 13863-41-7).
Notifier:  Albemarle Corporation
Manufacturer:  Albemarle Corporation
Intended Use:  The FCS is intended for use as a slimicide in the manufacture of food-contact paper and paperboard.
Effective Date:  04/28/2006
Limitations/Specifications:  The FCS will be added in sufficient quantity to achieve a residual bromine level of 4 -10 ppm in the process water. The finished articles will contact all food types under all Conditions of Use.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site