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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. 827

Daikin America, 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: 2-propenoic acid, 2-hydroxyethyl ester, polymer with α-(1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)-ω-hydroxypoly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), α-(1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)-ω-[(1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)oxy]poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl) and 3,3,4,4,5,5,6,6,7,7,8,8,8-tridecafluorooctyl 2-propenoate (CAS Reg. No. 1012783-70-8).
Notifier: Daikin America, Inc.
Manufacturer: Daikin America, Inc.
Intended Use: As an oil and grease resistant treatment for paper and paperboard employed at the size press.
Limitations/Specifications*: The FCS may be used at a level not to exceed 0.4 weight percent of dry paper and paperboard intended for use in contact with all food types under Conditions of Use A through H as described in Table 2.
Effective Date: Sep 9, 2008
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)** Submission: Categorical Exclusion 25.32(i)
FDA Decision: Categorical Exclusion Memo