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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. 815

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Food Contact Substance:  beta-Alanine, N-(2-aminoethyl)-, monosodium salt, polymer with 1,4-butanediol, 1,6-diisocyanatohexane, 1,3-diisocyanatomethylbenzene and hexanedioic acid (CAS Reg. No. 141073-56-5).
Notifier:  BASF SE
Manufacturer:  BASF SE
Intended Use:  The FCS is a polyurethane coating which is used as an adhesive applied on plastics, films, paper and paperboard, and metal or coated metal used for packaging and holding all food types intended for single- and repeat-use articles.
Effective Date:  08/14/2008
Limitations/Specifications:  The FCS will be used in single- and repeat-use articles in contact with all Food Types (I-IX) under Conditions of Use C through G as described in Tables 1 and 2. The application rate of the FCS will be no greater than 0.039 g/in2.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site