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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. 794

 
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Food Contact Substance:  Industrial starch modified by treatment with greater than 5 percent and not more than 21 percent by weight 2,3-epoxypropyltrimethylammonium chloride (CAS Reg. No. 3033-77-0).
 
Notifier:  Ingredion Incorporated
 
Manufacturer:  Ingredion Incorporated
 
Intended Use:  For use as a retention aid and/or drainage aid and/or dry-strength agent employed prior to the sheet forming operation in the manufacture of food-contact paper and paperboard.
 
Effective Date:  04/10/2008
 
Limitations/Specifications:  The modified industrial starch must be used in compliance with 21 CFR 178.3520(a)(1), (b), and (c). The FCS may be added to the paper manufacturing process at a maximum level of 2 percent by weight of the dry pulp when intended for use with paper and paperboard that will contact all food types under Conditions of Use E through H described in Table 2. In addition, the FCS may be added to the manufacturing process at a maximum level of 1 percent by weight of the dry pulp when intended for use with paper and paperboard that is intended for use in contact with all food types under Conditions of Use A through H described in Table 2.
 
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site
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