Threshold of Regulation (TOR) Exemptions
TOR No. 1999-015
|Food Contact Substance:||2-Ethyl-1,3-hexanediol (CAS Reg. No. 94-96-2)|
|Use Limitations*:||As the diol component of polyurethane adhesives used in the construction of reverse osmosis membranes for filtering water and aqueous-based liquid food provided the reverse osmosis membrane meets all applicable limitations in 21 CFR 177.2550 and the maximum temperature of use does not exceed 140°F.|
|Requestor:||Elementis Performance Polymers|
|Quick Links to regulations in 21 CFR (referenced above):||177.2550|
*For references to food types and conditions of use, see Food Types & Conditions of Use for Food Contact Substances.