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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. 713

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Food Contact Substance:  2,6-Naphthalenedicarboxamide, N,N'-dicyclohexyl- (CAS Reg. No. 153250-52-3).
Notifier:  New Japan Chemical Company, Ltd.
Manufacturer:  New Japan Chemical Company, Ltd.
Intended Use:  As a nucleating agent in propylene homopolymers complying with 21 CFR 177.1520(a)(l)(i) and (ii) and in propylene copolymers complying with 21 CFR 177.1520(a)(3)(i) or in propylene homopolymers and copolymers that are the subject of an effective notification.
Effective Date:  06/12/2007
Limitations/Specifications:  For use at levels not to exceed 0.2 percent by weight of the finished polypropylene food-contact material. Food-contact articles containing the FCS can be used in contact with all food under Conditions of Use A through H as described in Table 2.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site