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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications

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FCN No. 762

Acheson Industries Inc.

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: Boron nitride (CAS Reg. No. 10043-11-5).
Notifier: Acheson Industries Inc.
Manufacturer: Acheson Industries Inc.
Intended Use: For use as a lubricant on bakery oven chains with incidental food contact.
Limitations/Specifications*: The FCS is to be used in ovens making baked goods at temperatures up to 1000oF.
Effective Date: Dec 25, 2007
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)** Submission: Categorical Exclusion 25.32(j)
FDA Decision: Categorical Exclusion Memo