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Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications

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The database lists effective premarket notifications for food contact substances that have been demonstrated to be safe for their intended use. The list includes the food contact substance (FCS), the notifier, the manufacturer of the FCS, the intended use, the limitations on the conditions of use for the FCS and its specifications, the effective date, and its environmental decision. Under section 409(h)(2)(C) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 348 (h)(2)(C)) a food contact substance notification (FCN) is only effective for the manufacturer or supplier identified in the notification. Persons who market a FCS based on an effective notification must be able to demonstrate that the notification is effective for their food contact substance. All persons who purchase a food contact substance manufactured or supplied by a manufacturer or supplier identified in an effective notification may rely on that notification to legally market or use the food contact substance for the use that is the subject of the notification, consistent with any limitations in that notification. Additional information about Food Contact Substances and the Definitions of Food Types and Conditions of Use are available on the FCS Program page.


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FCN No.
(sorted Z-A)
Food Contact Substance Manufacturer Effective Date
1419 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9), and 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4). Enviro Tech Chemical Services, Inc. May 23, 2014
1417 Fatty acids, soya, epoxidized, 2-ethylhexyl esters (CAS Reg. No. 68082-34-8). Galata Chemicals May 6, 2014
1410 Hexadecyltrimethylammonium bromide modified montmorillonite organoclay. Packaging, Transport and Logistic Center (ITENE) Apr 30, 2014
1409 Ethylene/propylene copolymers (CAS Reg. No. 9010-79-1) polymerized in the presence of propylene homopolymer (CAS Reg. No. 9003-07-0) complying with 21 CFR 177.1520(c) Item 1.1, to produce an inseparable blend of the two polymers. Propilco S.A. Apr 22, 2014
1408 Copolymer of polyethylene glycol dimethacrylate, trimethylolpropane trimethacrylate and 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate. Pall Corporation Apr 17, 2014
1406 Silicon nitride ceramic. CERATIZIT S.A. Apr 15, 2014
1405 Heat-treatable steel alloy (FCN 1404) and low melting silver based brazing alloys (FCN 1405). CERATIZIT S.A. Apr 15, 2014
1404 Heat-treatable steel alloy (FCN 1404) and low melting silver based brazing alloys (FCN 1405). CERATIZIT S.A. Apr 15, 2014
1403 Copolymer of polyethylene glycol dimethacrylate, trimethylolpropane trimethacrylate and 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate. Pall Corporation Apr 11, 2014
1400 Chlorine dioxide (CAS Reg. No. 10049-04-4). Clordisys Solutions, Inc. Apr 1, 2014
1399 Ethylene-vinyl acetate-vinyl alcohol (EVOH) copolymers modified with up to 8 mol% 1,2-epoxypropane (CAS Reg. No. 482589-30-0). Kuraray Co., Ltd. Mar 29, 2014
1398 Polymer of 3-hydroxybutyric acid with up to 25% 3-hydroxyvaleric acid, 3-hydroxyhexanoic acid, 3-hydroxyoctanoic acid, and/or 3-hydroxydecanoic acid. Meredian, Inc. Mar 27, 2014
1397 Copolymer of polyethylene glycol dimethacrylate, trimethylol methacrylate and 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate. Pall Corporation Mar 25, 2014
1396 Mixture of 5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one (CIT; CAS Reg. No. 26172-55-4) and 2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one (MIT; CAS Reg. No. 2620-20-4), at a ratio of 3 parts to 1 part by weight, optionally stabilized with magnesium or sodium nitrate and copper (II) nitrate. Thor GmbH Mar 25, 2014
1395 1,3-Benzenedicarboxamide, N,N’-bis(2,2,6,6-tetramethyl-4-piperidinyl) (CAS Reg. No. 42774-15-2). Clariant International AG Mar 21, 2014
1394 An aqueous mixture containing peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0); hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1); acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7); 1-hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and optionally sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). PeroxyChem, LLC Mar 20, 2014
1393 Amines, C10-C18-alkyldimethyl, N-oxides. Goulston Technologies, Inc. Mar 19, 2014
1391 Octadecanoic acid, 9(or 10)-hydroxyphenyl- (CAS Reg. No. 26102-12-5). Akzo Nobel Coatings Inc.
Akzo Nobel Coatings (Tianjin) Co., Ltd.
Akzo Nobel Coatings (Jiaxing) Co., Ltd.
LLC Petrokom Lipetsk
Server Boya Matbaa Mürekkeplen ve Vernik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S.
Akzo Nobel Performance Coatings (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Akzo Nobel Industrial Finishes AB
Akzo Nobel Industrial Coatings Sdn Bhd
Akzo Nobel Packaging Coatings Limited
Akzo Nobel Packaging Coatings S.A.S.
Akzo Nobel Packaging Coatings GmbH
Akzo Nobel Packaging Coatings S.A.
Mar 19, 2014
1390 Styrene block polymer with 1,3-butadiene, hydrogenated (CAS Reg. No. 66070-58-4) Kuraray Co., Ltd.
Kuraray America, Inc.
Kuraray Europe GmbH
Mar 14, 2014
1389 A aqueous mixture containing peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-diphosphonic acid (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and, optionally, sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). Alex C. Fergusson, LLC (AFCO) Mar 14, 2014
1388 Crosslinked 2-propenoic acid, homopolymer, sodium salt (2:1) (CAS Reg. No. 9003-04-7). McAirlaid’s Inc. Mar 14, 2014
1384 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), sodium hydroxide (CAS Reg. No. 1310-73-2), and glycerine (CAS Reg. No. 56-81-5). Enviro Tech Chemical Services, Inc. Mar 6, 2014
1382 Oxirane, 2-ethyl, polymer with 2-methyloxirane, monododecyl ether (CAS Reg. No. 139873-90-8). The Dow Chemical Company May 16, 2014
1381 Carbon black (amorphous, lamp black) (CAS Reg. No. 1333-86-4). Orion Engineered Carbons GmbH, Germany Mar 4, 2014
1380 The reaction products of paraformaldehyde (CAS Reg. No. 30525-89-4) and ethylene glycol (CAS Reg No. 107-21-1). Troy Corporation May 15, 2014
1379 An aqueous solution of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), and 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP, CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4). Brainerd Chemical Co. Mar 1, 2014
1378 1,4-Butanediol dimethacrylate (CAS Reg. No. 2082-81-7). GEO Specialty Chemicals UK Ltd. Mar 1, 2014
1377 Glass-based pearlescent pigments. Eckart GmbH
Altana AG
Feb 28, 2014
1376 Fluorphlogopite-based pearlescent pigments. Eckart GmbH
Altana AG
Feb 28, 2014
1375 Petroleum distillates (C3-6, piperylene-rich (CAS Reg. No. 68477-35-0) polymers and copolymers with one or more of the following: isobutylene (CAS Reg. No. 115-11-7), styrene (CAS Reg. No. 100-42-5), and α-methylstyrene (CAS Reg. No. 98-83-5). Eastman Chemical Company Feb 28, 2014
1374 Phosphonic acid, [[3,5-bis(1,1-dimethylethyl)-4-hydroxyphenyl]methyl]-,diethyl ester (CAS Reg. No. 976-56-7). Toyobo Co., LTD Feb 26, 2014
1371 1,3-butadiene, 2-methyl-, homopolymer, of cis-1,4-configuration, cyclized (CAS Reg. No. 68441-13-4). Zeon Corporation Feb 25, 2014
1370 Chlorine dioxide (CAS Reg. No. 10049-04-4). CDG Environmental, LLC Feb 25, 2014
1368 2-propenoic acid, homopolymer, sodium salt (with a weight average molecular weight of 3000 to 7000 Daltons and a weight average molecular weight to number average molecular weight ratio of not more than 3.0) (CAS Reg. No. 9003-04-7). Kemira Chemicals, Inc. Feb 25, 2014
1367 Siloxanes and silicones, di-Me, 3-hydroxypropyl Me, ethers with polyethylene-polypropylene glycol mono-Me ether (CAS Reg. No. 67762-85-0). Siltech Corporation Mar 21, 2014
1366 Polysiloxanes, di-Me, 3-hydroxypropyl Me, ethoxylated (CAS Reg. No. 68937-54-2). Siltech Corporation Mar 21, 2014
1365 Siloxanes and silicones, di-Me, Me hydrogen, reaction products with polyethylene-polypropylene glycol monoacetate allyl ether (CAS Reg. No. 68037-64-9). Siltech Corporation Mar 21, 2014
1363 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), and 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP, CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4). CraftChem, Inc. Feb 25, 2014
1362 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), glycerol (CAS Reg. No. 56-81-5), and optionally acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7) or sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). Eltron Research & Development, Inc. Feb 25, 2014
1361 Sodium carboxymethylcellulose (CAS Reg. No. 9004-32-4). Akzo Nobel Pulp and Performance Chemicals AB Feb 21, 2014
1360 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl ester, polymer with 1-ethenyl-2-pyrrolidinone and 3,3,4,4,5,5,6,6,7,7,8,8,8-tridecafluorooctyl 2-propenoate, acetate (CAS Reg. No. 1334473-84-5). Daikin America, Inc. Feb 21, 2014
1359 Ethanedioic acid, 1,2-diethyl ester, polymer with α-(2-aminomethylethyl)-ω-(2-aminomethylethoxy)poly[oxy(methyl-1,2-ethanediyl], 5-amino-1,3,3-trimethylcyclohexanemethanamine and 1,5-dichloro-9,10-anthracenedione, reaction products with succinic anhydride (CAS No. 1427038-10-5). DayGlo Color Corporation Feb 21, 2014
1358 Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene condensate (CAS Reg. No. 9003-11-6). The Dow Chemical Company Feb 21, 2014
1357 Maleic anhydride-grafted polyethylene (CAS Reg. No. 9006-26-2). The Dow Chemical Company Feb 21, 2014
1356 Maleic anhydride, polymer with ethene and 1-hexene (CAS Reg. No. 86286-09-1). The Dow Chemical Company Feb 21, 2014
1355 1-butene, polymer with 1-propene (CAS Reg. No. 29160-13-2) containing 75 - 99.5 weight-percent of polymer units derived from 1-butene. REPLACES FCN 913 Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. Feb 19, 2014
1354 Hexanedioic acid, polymer with hexahydro-2H-azepin-2-one and 1,6-hexanediamine [Nylon 6/66] (CAS Reg. No. 24993-04-2). UBE Engineering Plastics S.A.
UBE Industries, Ltd.
Feb 19, 2014
1353 N,N,N’,N’-tetrakis(2-hydroxypropyl)adipamide (CAS Reg. No. 57843-53-5). The Dow Chemical Company Feb 18, 2014
1352 Vinyl acetate polymers modified by glycidyl methacrylate and/or ethylene. Celanese, Ltd. Feb 18, 2014
1351 Oxirane, 2-methyl-, polymer with oxirane, ether with 2,2',2'',2'''-[sulfonylbis[4,1-phenylene-2,1-diazenediyl(3-methyl-4,1-phenylene)nitrilo]]tetrakis[ethanol] (4:1) (CAS Reg. No. 927432-39-1). Milliken & Company Apr 15, 2014

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