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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. 825

Milliken Chemical, a Division of Milliken and Company

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: Nonitol, 1,2,3-trideoxy-4,6:5,7-bis-O-[(4-propylphenyl)methylene]- (CAS Reg. No. 882073-43-0).
Notifier: Milliken Chemical, a Division of Milliken and Company
Manufacturer: Milliken Chemical, a Division of Milliken and Company
Intended Use: For use as a clarifying agent in polypropylene homopolymer and high-propylene olefin copolymers.
Limitations/Specifications*: For use at a level not to exceed 0.5 percent by weight of the finished polymer, in contact with all food types under Conditions of Use A through H, as described in Table 2. Polymers containing the FCS may be used in both films and molded articles.
Effective Date: Aug 28, 2008
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)** Submission: Categorical Exclusion 25.32(i) and (j)
FDA Decision: Categorical Exclusion Memo
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