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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Submissions on Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) Plastics for Food-Contact Articles

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Recycle Number 94

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.
Company: Keller & Heckman on behalf of Sidel Inc
Polymer: Hydrogenated Carbon
Use Limitations: Food contact layer applied at a minimum thickness of 0.065 microns for use with PET resin consisting of up to 50 % PCR PET under Conditions of Use C through G, provided the PCR PET comes from containers previously used for food and non-food applications (excluding industrial PET containers) obtained from deposit and curbside recycling programs.
Date of No Objection Letter
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Jul 20, 2005