Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications
FCN No. 1279
Kuo Ching Chemical Co., Ltd.
According to Section 409(h)(1)(C) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, food contact substance notifications (FCNs) are effective only for the listed manufacturer and its customers. Other manufacturers must submit their own FCN for the same food contact substance and intended use.
|Food Contact Substance:||2,4-bis[(dodecylthio)methyl]-6-methylphenol (CAS Reg. No. 110675-26-8).|
|Notifier:||Kuo Ching Chemical Co., Ltd.|
|Manufacturer/Supplier:||Kuo Ching Chemical Co., Ltd.|
|Intended Use:||As an antioxidant or stabilizer in various food contact materials|
|Limitations/Specifications*:||For use in: 1. Adhesives compliant with 21 CFR 175.105 for all food types under Conditions of Use A through H; 2. Pressure-sensitive adhesives compliant with 21 CFR 175.125 at levels not exceed 1.0 percent by weight for all food types under Conditions of Use A through H; 3. Polystyrene and rubber-modified polystyrene compliant with 21 CFR 177.1640 at levels not to exceed 0.1 percent by weight for all food types and Conditions of Use A through H; and 4. Styrene block polymers compliant with 21 CFR 177.1810 at levels not to exceed 0.3 percent for food types I, II, IV-B, VI, VII-B and VIII under Conditions of Use C through H.|
|Effective Date:||Jul 5, 2013|
|National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)** Submission:||Categorical Exclusion 25.32(i) and (j)|
|FDA Decision:||Categorical Exclusion Memo|