Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications
FCN No. 58
Asahi Denka Kogyo K.K.
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:||2,2'-Methylenebis(4,6-di-tert-butylphenyl) 2-ethylhexyl phosphite (CAS Reg. No. 126050-54-2).|
|Notifier:||Asahi Denka Kogyo K.K.|
|Manufacturer:||Asahi Denka Kogyo K.K.|
|Intended Use:||As an antioxidant and/or stabilizer in styrene-butadiene block polymers.|
|Limitations/Specifications*:||The food contact substance shall be used at levels not to exceed 0.20 percent by weight of styrene-butadiene block polymers complying with the specifications in 21 CFR 177.1810(b), item 1(i), when tested by the methods described in 21 CFR 177.1810(c). The finished copolymers may only be used in contact with food typesI, II, IV-B, VI, VII-B and VIII under conditions of use D through G as described in Tables 1 and 2.|
|Effective Date:||Jun 29, 2000|
|National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)** Submission:||Environmental Assessment|
|FDA Decision:||Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI)|