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Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications

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The database lists effective premarket notifications for food contact substances that have been demonstrated to be safe for their intended use. The list includes the food contact substance (FCS), the notifier, the manufacturer of the FCS, the intended use, the limitations on the conditions of use for the FCS and its specifications, the effective date, and its environmental decision. Under section 409(h)(2)(C) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 348 (h)(2)(C)) a food contact substance notification (FCN) is only effective for the manufacturer or supplier identified in the notification. Persons who market a FCS based on an effective notification must be able to demonstrate that the notification is effective for their food contact substance. All persons who purchase a food contact substance manufactured or supplied by a manufacturer or supplier identified in an effective notification may rely on that notification to legally market or use the food contact substance for the use that is the subject of the notification, consistent with any limitations in that notification. Additional information about Food Contact Substances and the Definitions of Food Types and Conditions of Use are available on the FCS Program page.


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FCN No.
(sorted Z-A)
Food Contact Substance Manufacturer/Supplier Effective Date
1672 Benzenemethanaminium, N,N-dimethyl-N-[2-[(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)oxy]ethyl]-, chloride (1:1), polymer with 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate, N,N-dimethyl-N-[2-[(1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)oxy]ethyl]benzenemethanaminium chloride (1:1), 2-methylenebutanedioic acid, 2-propenamide and N,N,N-trimethyl-2-[(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)oxy]ethanaminium chloride (1:1), cross-linked with dialkylacrylamide and alkylenebisacrylamide, as identified in the notification. SEIKO PMC Corporation Aug 31, 2016
1669 Tungsten suboxide (CAS Reg. No. 12037-57-9). Own Shining Industrial Co., Ltd. Aug 19, 2016
1663 Amines, bis(hydrogenated palm-oil alkyl)hydroxy (CAS Reg. No. 1374859-51-4). Chitec Technology Co., Ltd. Jul 29, 2016
1661 D-Glucitol, 1-deoxy-1-(methylamino)-, reaction products with 4-ethenylphenol homopolymer and formaldehyde, 1-hydroxyethylidene-1,1-diphosphonic acid, manganous oxide, phosphate, fluorotitanic and fluorozirconic salts. REPLACES FCN 1472 Henkel Adhesive Technologies Jul 20, 2016
1657 Cyclopentene, polymer with 1-butene, (2E)-2-butene, (2Z)-2-butene, 2-methyl-1-propene, and 1,3-pentadiene (CAS Reg. No. 220543-67-9). ZEON Corporation
ZEON Chemicals (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Jul 7, 2016
1654 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and optionally sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). Enviro Tech Chemical Services, Inc. Jun 28, 2016
1652 2,2’-(1,4-phenylene)bis-[4H-3,1-benzoxazin-4-one] (CAS Reg. No. 18600-59-4). Danxia Chemicals Factory Co., Ltd. Aug 18, 2016
1649 2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one (CAS Reg. No. 2682-20-4). LANXESS Corporation Aug 27, 2016
1647 Copolymer of 4-hydroxybenzoic acid, 4,4'-dihydroxybiphenyl, terephthalic acid, and isophthalic acid (CAS Reg. No. 60088-52-0), manufactured as described in the notification. Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. Aug 6, 2016
1646 A mixture of 5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one (CMIT; CAS Reg. No. 26172-55-4) and 2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one (MIT; CAS Reg. No. 2682-20-4) at a ratio of 3 parts to 1 part by weight, stabilized with magnesium nitrate (CAS Reg. No.: 10377-60-3) and/or magnesium chloride (CAS Reg. No. 7786-30-3), and further stabilized with 0.15% copper (II) nitrate (CAS Reg. No.: 19004-19-4). Troy Corporation Aug 4, 2016
1644 High-frequency plasma polymerized hexamethyldisiloxane. Nissei ASB Machine Co., Ltd Jun 18, 2016
1643 Poly[(butylenesuccinate)-co-adipate] cross-linked with malic acid. PTT MCC Biochem Company Limited Apr 9, 2016
1641 An aqueous mixture containing peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidene-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), dipicolinic acid (CAS Reg. No. 499-83-2), and sodium hydroxide (CAS Reg. No. 1310-73-2). Solvay Chemicals, Inc. Apr 7, 2016
1639 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), dipicolinic acid (DPA) (CAS Reg. No. 499-83-2), and optionally, sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). Biosan LLC Jun 3, 2016
1638 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and optionally, sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). Xgenex, LLC Jun 21, 2016
1637 Butanoic acid, 3-oxo-, 2-[(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)oxy]ethyl ester (CAS Reg. No. 21282-97-3). Eastman Chemical Company Jun 2, 2016
1636 Acrylonitrile-methyl methacrylate-trimethylolpropane trimethacrylate copolymer (CAS Reg. No. 57912-88-6). Akzo Nobel Pulp and Performance Chemicals AB, Expancel Mar 22, 2016
1634 Chlorine dioxide (CAS Reg. No. 10049-04-4). Clordisys Solutions, Inc. Jun 21, 2016
1633 A mixture of 5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one (CIT; CAS Reg. No. 26172-55-4) and 2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one (MIT; CAS Reg. No. 2682-20-4) at a ratio of 3 parts to 1 part by weight, optionally stabilized with magnesium or sodium nitrate and optionally further stabilized with 0.15 percent copper(II) nitrate. LANXESS Corporation Mar 18, 2016
1632 Hydroquinone (CAS Reg. No. 123-31-9). The Valspar Corporation Mar 17, 2016
1630 Cyclopentene, polymer with 1-butene, (2E)-2-butene, (2Z)-2-butene, 2-methyl-1-propene, and 1,3-pentadiene (CAS Reg. No. 220543-67-9). ZEON Corporation
ZEON Chemicals (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
May 12, 2016
1629 Activated charcoal (CAS Reg. No. 64365-11-3). Lund Food Holdings Mar 12, 2016
1627 Vinyltrimethoxysilane (CAS Reg. No. 2768-02-7). Kuraray Company, Ltd. May 10, 2016
1622 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), and 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4). Brainerd Chemical Company, Inc. Apr 15, 2016
1618 2,6-naphthalenedicarboxylic acid, polymer with 1,4-benzenedicarboxylic acid, [1,1'-biphenyl]-4,4'-diol and 4-hydroxybenzoic acid (CAS Reg. No. 126710-16-5). Chang Chun Plastics Co., Ltd. Feb 5, 2016
1617 Reaction product of 4,4’-methylenediphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) with octylamine and oleylamine (9-octadecene-1-amine). Klüber Lubrication München SE & Co. KG Mar 29, 2016
1615 Hexanoic acid, 3,5,5-trimethyl-, 1,1-[oxybis[2,2-bis[[(3,5,5-trimethyl-1-oxohexyl)oxy]methyl]-3,1-propanediyl]] ester (CAS Reg. No. 65870-97-5). NYCO Feb 3, 2016
1609 Agarose, polymer with 2‐(chloromethyl)oxirane, 2‐hydroxy‐3‐(2‐propen‐1‐yloxy)propyl ether, polymer with 1‐ethenyl‐2‐pyrrolidinone, graft (CAS Reg. No. 1613113‐98‐6). GE Healthcare Bio-Sciences AB Jan 26, 2016
1606 Hypochlorous acid (CAS Reg. No. 7790-92-3) diluted from concentrated solution. Sterilox Food Safety/Div. of PuriCore Mar 24, 2016
1605 Octadecyl 3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxyhydrocinnamate (CAS Reg. No. 2082-79-3). BASF Corporation Jan 9, 2016
1604 Isotridecanol phosphite condensation product with butylidenebis(2-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-5-methyl-4,1-phenylene). ADEKA Corporation Jan 9, 2016
1601 2,3,3,4,4,5,5-Heptafluoro-1-pentene polymer with ethene and tetrafluoroethene (CAS Reg. No.. 94228-79-2) . Daikin Industries, LTD Mar 5, 2016
1600 A solution of silver dihydrogen citrate stabilized with sodium lauryl sulfate and citric acid. Pure Bioscience, Inc. Jan 7, 2016
1599 1-Propanaminium, N,N,N-trimethyl-3-[(1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)amino]-, chloride (1:1), polymer with ethenamine and 2-propenamide, hydrochloride (CAS Reg. No. 1659307-53-5). Solenis LLC Jan 6, 2016
1597 Polyester-polyurethane adhesive formulated from the following: (a) Polyurethane component prepared from polypropylene glycol, toluene diisocyanate, allophanate-modified methane diphenyl diisocyanate and 4,4'-diphenylmethane diisocyanate (CAS Reg. No. 101-68-8). (b) Polyester component (CAS Reg. No. 1429057-80-6) prepared by the reaction of 1,3-benzenedicarboxylic acid and diethylene glycol, trans-esterified with castor oil. Henkel, Inc. Feb 18, 2016
1596 Polyester-polyurethane adhesive formulated from the following: (a) Polyurethane component prepared from allophanate-modified methane diphenyl diisocyanate, 4,4'-diphenylmethane diisocyanate (CAS Reg. No. 101-68-8), propylene oxide, ethylene oxide, 1,2-propanediol, hexamethylene diisocyanate homopolymer (CAS Reg. No. 28182-81-2) and hexamethylene diisocyanate (CAS Reg. No. 8222-06-0). (b) Polyester component (CAS Reg. No. 1429057-80-6) prepared by the reaction of 1,3-benzenedicarboxylic acid and diethylene glycol, trans-esterified with castor oil. Henkel, Inc. Feb 18, 2016
1595 An aqueous mixture containing peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidene-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP, CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and, optionally, sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). PeroxyChem LLC Feb 16, 2016
1594 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidene-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and, optionally, sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). Valley Chemical Solutions Jan 26, 2016
1592 Copolymers of acrylamide, diallyldimethylammonium chloride, 2-methylenebutanedioic acid and propenoic acid Plasmine Technology, Inc./Harima Chemicals, Inc. Dec 9, 2015
1590 Chromium Nitride (CAS Reg. No. 24094-93-7) Euclid Refinishing Inc. DBA Surftech Inc. Nov 25, 2015
1589 2,5-Furandione, dihydro-, mono-C15-20-alkenyl derivs. (CAS Reg. No. 68784-12-3) Omya International AG and its affiliates Nov 24, 2015
1588 Diphosphoric acid, copper (2+) salt, hydrate (1:2:x) (CAS Reg. No. 16570-28-8) (Note: where x is unspecified, therefore this submission can cover both the anhydrous and hydrated versions of copper pyrophosphate.) Chemische Fabrik Budenheim KG Nov 19, 2015
1587 Tris(2-ethylhexyl) trimellitate (CAS Reg. No. 3319-31-1). BASF Corporation Jan 27, 2016
1584 Polyester-polyurethane adhesive formulated from the following: (a) Polyurethane component prepared from polypropylene glycol, toluene diisocyanate, allophanate-modified methane diphenyl diisocyanate and 4,4'-diphenylmethane diisocyanate (CAS Reg. No. 101-68-8), and (b) Polyester/polyol component, prepared from adipic acid, diethylene glycol, methyloxirane polymer, and 1,1,1-tris(hydroxymethyl)propane. Henkel, Inc. Jan 15, 2016
1583 Polyester-polyurethane adhesive formulated from the following: (a) Polyurethane component prepared from allophanate-modified methane diphenyl diisocyanate, 4,4'-diphenylmethane diisocyanate (CAS Reg. No. 101-68-8), propylene oxide, ethylene oxide, 1,2-propanediol, hexamethylene diisocyanate homopolymer (CAS Reg. No. 28182-81-2) and hexamethylene diisocyanate (CAS Reg. No. 8222-06-0) and (b) Polyester/polyol component, prepared from adipic acid, diethylene glycol, methyloxirane polymer, and 1,1,1-tris(hydroxymethyl)propane. Henkel, Inc. Jan 15, 2016
1582 Microfibrillated cellulose pulp Imerys Minerals, Inc. Nov 6, 2015
1580 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), and 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4). Brainerd Chemical Company, Inc. Jan 26, 2016
1579 Benzoic acid, 4-[(4-chlorobenzoyl)amino]-, sodium salt (1:1) (CAS Reg. No. 1489170-67-3) Milliken & Company Nov 3, 2015
1578 Chlorine dioxide (CAS Reg. No. 10049-04-4). Selective Micro Technologies, LLC Jan 26, 2016
1576 Pentaerythritol tetra(3-dodecylthiopropionate) (CAS Reg. No. 29598-76-3). Addivant Oct 30, 2015

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