• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail

FCN No. 825

Return to Listing
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, a Division of Milliken and Company
Manufacturer:  Milliken Chemical, a Division of Milliken and Company
Intended Use:  For use as a clarifying agent in polypropylene homopolymer and high-propylene olefin copolymers.
Effective Date:  08/28/2008
Limitations/Specifications:  For use at a level not to exceed 0.5 percent by weight of the finished polymer, in contact with all food types under Conditions of Use A through H, as described in Table 2. Polymers containing the FCS may be used in both films and molded articles.
Environmental Impact Decisions:  Environmental Decisions Site