TOR No. 2013-001
Threshold of Regulation Exemptions are generally applicable and are effective for the food contact substance (FCS) for the listed intended use regardless of manufacturer or supplier.
|Food Contact Substance:
A mixture of 3-(trihydroxysilyl)propyldimethyloctadecyl ammonium chlorides (CAS Reg. No. 199111-50-7)
For use as an antimicrobial to preserve finished food contact articles. The food contact substance (FCS) will be used as an additive
without food type or temperature limitation in:
- food preparation surfaces (where the FCS is either incorporated into the resin,
a food contact laminate layer, or applied to the surface as part of a coating). The FCS may be used at a maximum use level of 1
weight percent of the resin, laminate, or coating.
- polymeric tubing for the transfer of beverages.
The FCS may be used at a maximum use level of 1 weight percent of the finished tubing.
- repeat use activated carbon water filters.
The FCS may be used at a maximum use level of 0.25 weight percent of the carbon block.
*For references to food types and conditions of use, see
Food Types &
Conditions of Use for Food Contact Substances.