Threshold of Regulation (TOR) Exemptions
TOR No. 1999-013
|Food Contact Substance:||Xylanases (hemicellulase enzyme preparations) manufactured by fermentation of genetically modified strains of Trichoderma Reesei|
|Use Limitations*:||As pre-bleaching agents for wood pulp used in the manufacture of food-contact paper provided the use level does not exceed 100 Birchwood Xylanase Units (BXU)/g pulp or 100 Thermo Xylanase Units (TXU)/g pulp. ( 1 BXU or 1 TXU = 1 nanokatal)|
|Requestor:||CanTox Incorporated on behalf of Rohm Enzyme Finland|
*For references to food types and conditions of use, see Food Types & Conditions of Use for Food Contact Substances.