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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Threshold of Regulation (TOR) Exemptions

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TOR number 2015-001

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: 1-propanaminium, 3-amino-N-(carboxymethyl)-N,N-dimethyl-, N-C12-18 acyl derivs., C12-18-alkyl esters, chlorides (CAS Reg. No. 71486-89-0)
Use Limitations*: For use as a slip agent in acrylic and modified acrylic polymers complying with 21 CFR 177.1010. The food contact substance (FCS) will be used at a maximum use level of 0.1% in the finished polymer. The finished polymer will be used in contact with all foods at room temperature and below in repeat-use applications only. The finished polymer should be thoroughly cleansed prior to its first use in contact with food in accordance with §177.1010(d).
Requestor: Intertek Wilton
Quick links to regulation: 177.1010

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