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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. 662

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Food Contact Substance:  Nonitol, 1,2,3-trideoxy-4,6:5,7-bis-O-[(4-propylphenyl)methylene]- (CAS Reg. No. 882073-43-0).
Notifier:  Milliken Chemical
Manufacturer:  Milliken Chemical
Intended Use:  For use as a clarifying agent in polypropylene and high-polypropylene olefin copolymers.
Effective Date:  12/14/2006
Limitations/Specifications:  For use at a level not to exceed 5000 ppm (0.5%) by weight of the finished polymer, in contact with all types of food under Conditions of Use C through H, as described in Table 2. The polymers containing the FCS will be used only in the form of molded articles.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site