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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Submissions on Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) Plastics for Food-Contact Articles

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Recy No. 35

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Recy Number:  35
Date of the NOL:  08/29/1995
Company:  Keller & Heckman on behalf of Wellman, Inc.
Polymer:  PET
Polymer Recycling Process:  Physical
Use Limitations:  Nonfood contact layer in containers for limited food contact applications, providing PCR PET is separated from food by a layer of virgin, food grade PET ≥1 mil thick, the food-contact article is used for short term storage periods at room temperature or below, and the amount of PCR PET from nonfood applications does not exceed 0.6%.