• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail

FCN No. 914

Modern Chemical Corporation Limited

According to Section 409(h)(1)(C) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, food contact substance notifications (FCNs) are effective only for the listed manufacturer and its customers. Other manufacturers must submit their own FCN for the same food contact substance and intended use.
Food Contact Substance: 9,10-anthracenedione, 1,4-bis[(2,4,6-trimethylphenyl)amino]- (CAS Reg. No. 116-75-6).
Notifier: Ciba Expert Services
Manufacturer/Supplier: Modern Chemical Corporation Limited
Intended Use: As a colorant for use in polyethylene terephthalate (PET) polymers in contact with all food types.
Limitations/Specifications: For use at a maximum concentration of 0.2 percent by weight of the finished article under Conditions of Use D through G in Table 2.
Effective Date: Oct 21, 2009
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)** Submission: Categorical Exclusion 25.32(i)
FDA Decision: Categorical Exclusion Memo