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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. 740

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Food Contact Substance:  Acrylate copolymers containing up to 2 percent by weight of 2-propenoic acid, 4-(((4-benzoylphenoxy)carbonyl)oxy)butyl ester (CAS Reg. No. 131513-00-3) along with 2-propenoic acid, n-butyl-2-propenoate, 2-ethylhexyl 2-propenoate, methyl 2-propenoate, and/or 2-methyl-2-propenoic acid methyl ester (CAS Reg. Nos. 25265-15-0; 98060-25-4; 25119-83-9).
Notifier:  BASF Aktiengesellschaft
Manufacturer:  BASF Aktiengesellschaft
Intended Use:  As a component of UV-cured pressure-sensitive adhesives used as the food-contact surface of labels and/or tapes applied to food, compliant with 21 CFR 175.125(a) or (b).
Effective Date:  09/14/2007
Limitations/Specifications:  For use in UV-cured pressure-sensitive adhesives for food-contact under the Conditions of Use D through G, as desribed in Table 2.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site