Submissions on Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) Plastics for Food-Contact Articles
Recycle Number 112
If a listed process is sublicensed to be used by another manufacturer, there is no need for the sublicensing company to obtain a new favorable opinion letter issued to their name, as long as the recycling process and intended use conditions of recycled plastic are exactly the same as described in the original favorable letter listed on this website. The original favorable opinion letter is applicable to the recycling process that FDA reviewed, regardless of which manufacturer uses it.
|Polymer:||polyethylene terephthalate (PET)|
|Use Limitations:||Articles for contact with aqueous and dry foods under Conditions of Use C through G, and fatty foods under Conditions of Use D through G, provided the PCR PET comes from containers previously used for food and beverages obtained from deposit recycling systems, and the PCR PET complies with 21 CFR 177.1630 and other applicable regulations.|
|Date of No Objection Letter
(select date to view letter):
|Sep 12, 2007|
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