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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Threshold of Regulation (TOR) Exemptions

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TOR No. 2000-003

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: An ethoxylated and propoxylated tallow fatty alcohol (CAS Reg. No. 68002-96-0)
Use Limitations*: As a defoaming agent in the manufacture of uncoated paper and paperboard at levels not exceeding 0.1% by weight of dry pulp.
Requestor: Keller and Heckman on behalf of BASF Corporation

*For references to food types and conditions of use, see Food Types & Conditions of Use for Food Contact Substances.