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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
2106 An aqueous solution of hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1) stabilized with 1-hydroxyethylidene-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4). REPLACES FCN 2029 Agri-Neo Inc. Jan 21, 2021
2104 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, polymer with 2-methyloxirane polymer with oxirane monoether with 1,2-propanediol mono(2-methyl-2-propenoate) and 2-propenoic acid, sodium salt (CAS Reg. No. 2272985-43-8). Coatex and affiliates Jan 19, 2021
2100 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), sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9), and 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4). REPLACES FCN 2000 Agri-Neo Inc. Jan 6, 2021
2099 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 (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and, optionally, sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). REPLACES FCN 2060 Alex. C Fergusson, LLC (AFCO) Jan 1, 2021
2097 Polymer of butyl acrylate and 4-hydroxybutyl acrylate, with a methylene diphenyl diisocyanate based crosslinker. REPLACES FCN 1716 Avery Dennison Corporation Dec 29, 2020
2096 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (PAA) (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (HP) (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (AA) (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and/or dipicolinic acid (DPA) (CAS Reg. No. 499-83-2), and optionally sulfuric acid (SA) (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). Hydrite Chemical Co. Dec 26, 2020
2090 Zinc pyrithione (CAS Reg. No. 13463-41-7). Troy Corporation Dec 12, 2020
2089 Terephthalic acid polymer with 1,4:3,6-dianhydro-D-glucitol, 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol and 1,2-ethanediol (CAS Reg. No. 1038843-64-9) and optionally prepared with trimellitic anhydride (CAS Reg. No. 552-30-7) as a branching agent. REPLACES FCNs 1075, 1444 and 1556 SK Chemicals Co., Ltd. Nov 28, 2020
2088 1H-Azepine-1-carboxamide, N,N',N''-[(2,4,6-trioxo-1,3,5-triazine-1,3,5(2H,4H,6H)triyl)tris[methylene(3,5,5-trimethyl-3,1-cyclohexanediyl)]]tris[hexahydro-2-oxo- (CAS Reg. No. 68975-83-7). PPG Industries, Inc. Jan 30, 2021
2087 Styrene block copolymers with 1,3-butadiene, fully hydrogenated (CAS Reg. No. 66070-58-4). USI Corporation Nov 20, 2020
2084 N1-(2-ethoxyphenyl)-N2-(2-ethylphenyl)ethanediamide (CAS Reg. No. 23949-66-8). BASF Corporation Nov 11, 2020
2082 Aluminum oxide (CAS Reg. No. 1344-28-1). Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and its affiliated companies Dec 23, 2020
2081 2-Methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one (CAS Reg. No. 2682-20-4). LANXESS Corporation Jan 7, 2021
2079 Ethanol, 2-amino- (CAS Reg. No. 141-43-5). REPLACES FCN 1756 Omya International AG and its Affiliates Oct 20, 2020
2076 Tris(2,4-di-tert-butylphenyl)phosphite (CAS Reg. No. 31570-04-4). REPLACES FCN 524 BASF Corporation Aug 19, 2020
2075 Glass-based pearlescent pigments. Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and its affiliated companies Oct 1, 2020
2074 Tungsten carbide containing up to 15 percent nickel with up to 1.5 percent chromium carbide. EXTRAMET AG Jul 16, 2020
2071 Amorphous hydrogenated carbon coating produced from acetylene as the carbon source in a radio-frequency plasma as described in the notification. Fuji WPC Co., Ltd. Sep 25, 2020
2070 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (PAA) (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (HP) (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (AA) (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). Hydrite Chemical Co. Sep 18, 2020
2069 Pentaerythritol (CAS Reg. No. 115-77-5). Kaneka North America LLC Sep 15, 2020
2068 Alcohols, C10-14-branched, C11-rich, reaction products with ethylene oxide, [(2-propenyloxy)methyl]oxirane and sulfamic acid (CAS Reg. No. 905843-50-7). The FCS is comprised primarily of poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), α-sulfo-ω-[1-(hydroxymethyl)-2-(2-propen-1-yloxy)ethoxy]-, C11-rich, C10-14-branched alkyl ethers, ammonium salts (CAS Reg. No. 403983-53-9). REPLACES FCN 1945 Adeka Corporation Sep 5, 2020
2067 Tricyclodecanedimethanol (CAS Reg. Nos. 26896-48-0 and 26160-83-8). Akzo Nobel Coatings Inc. Sep 1, 2020
2066 Copolymers of terephthalic acid (CAS Reg. No.100-21-0), ethylene glycol (CAS Reg. No. 107-21-1), diethylene glycol (CAS Reg. No. 111-46-6), and 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol (CAS Reg. No. 105-08-8), optionally branched with trimellitic anhydride (CAS Reg. No. 552-30-7). SK Chemicals Co., Ltd. Sep 1, 2020
2065 Alcohols, C10-14-branched, C11-rich, reaction products with polyethylene glycol and 2-[(2-propen-1-yloxy)methyl]oxirane (CAS Reg. No. 403983-11-9 and 1000866-04-5). REPLACES FCN 1944 Adeka Corporation Aug 26, 2020
2064 Fatty acids, C18-unsaturated, dimers, hydrogenated, polymers with caprolactam and hexamethylenediamine (CAS Reg. No.475994-94-6). Nylon Corporation of America, Inc. (NYCOA) Aug 19, 2020
2063 Styrene block polymer with 1,3-butadiene, hydrogenated (CAS Reg. No. 66070-58-4). TSRC Corporation Oct 14, 2020
2062 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (PAA) (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (HP) (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (AA) (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), sulfuric acid (SA) (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9), and 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4). Agri-Neo Inc. Aug 6, 2020
2061 Fatty acids, C14-C20, esters with pentaerythritol (CAS Reg. Nos. 68440-28-8 and 85116-93-4). INEOS Styrolution Group GmbH Jul 16, 2020
2060 REPLACED BY FCN 2099
2059 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (PAA) (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (HP) (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (AA) (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and/or dipicolinic acid (DPA) (CAS Reg. No. 499-83-2), and optionally sulfuric acid (SA) (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). Hydrite Chemical Co. Jul 28, 2020
2058 Poly(ethylene furandicarboxylate) (CAS Reg. No. 52733-28-5). DuPont Industrial Biosciences LLC Jul 28, 2020
2057 Poly(ethylene furandicarboxylate) (CAS Reg. No. 52733-28-5). DuPont Industrial Biosciences LLC Jul 28, 2020
2056 1-Decene, homopolymer, hydrogenated (CAS Reg. No. 68037-01-4). The Sherwin-Williams Company Jul 25, 2020
2055 Ethylene glycol dipalmitate (CAS Reg. No. 624-03-3). Emery Oleochemicals GmbH Oct 9, 2020
2054 Chromium(3+) iron(3+) trioxidandiide (C.I. Pigment Brown 29; CAS Reg. No. 109414-04-2 and CAS Reg No. 12737-27-8). Ferro Corporation Jun 30, 2020
2053 Manganese ferrite black hematite (C.I. Pigment Black 33, CAS Reg. No. 188735-18-4). Ferro Corporation Jun 30, 2020
2052 Tricyclodecanedimethanol (CAS Reg. No. 26896-48-0 and 26160-83-8). Dairen Chemical Corporation
Chang Chun Plastics Co., Ltd.
Jun 20, 2020
2051 Bis(4-tert-butylbenzoate-O)hydroxyl aluminum (CAS. Reg. No. 13170-05-3). Shanghai Xinxin Chemical Co., Ltd. Jul 29, 2020
2050 Copolymer of acrylamide, 2-methacryloxyethyltrimethylammonium chloride, itaconic acid, and N,N'-methylenebis(acrylamide) (CAS Reg. No. 214495-32-6). Harima Chemicals, Inc.
Plasmine Technology, Inc.
Jun 17, 2020
2047 Hydrogenated castor oil monoglycerides, acetylated (CAS Reg. No. 736150-63-3). DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences ApS and DuPont de Nemours, Inc. Jun 4, 2020
2046 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (PAA) (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (HP) (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (AA) (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and/or dipicolinic acid (DPA) (CAS Reg. No. 499-83-2), and optionally sulfuric acid (SA) (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). REPLACES FCNs 1968, 1745, 1495, 1236, 1096, 921 and 140 Ecolab Inc. Jul 21, 2020
2045 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, polymer with butyl 2-propenoate, cyclohexyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate, methyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate, 2-oxiranylmethyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate, 1,2-propanediol mono(2-methyl-2-propenoate) and 2-propen-1-yl 2-methyl-2-propenoate (CAS Reg. No. 1874228-60-0). Akzo Nobel Coatings Inc. Apr 28, 2020
2044 Siloxanes and Silicones, di-Me, Me hydrogen, polymers with di-Me, Me vinyl siloxanes, 1,1'-(1-methylethylidene)bis[4-(2-propen-1-yloxy)benzene]-2,4,6,8-tetramethylcyclotetrasiloxane reaction products and vinyl group-terminated di-Me siloxanes (CAS Reg. No. 2305613-79-8). Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. Jul 30, 2020
2043 Cellulose acetate (CAS Reg. No. 9004-35-7), and optionally modified with propionate to form cellulose acetate propanoate (CAS Reg. No. 9004-39-1) resulting in up to 49 weight-percent propionate esters. Eastman Chemical Company Apr 14, 2020
2039 Diallyldimethylammonium chloride polymer with acrylamide (CAS Reg. No. 26590-05-6) produced by copolymerizing up to 5 weight percent of acrylamide and up to 95 weight percent of diallyldimethylammonium chloride. Buckman Laboratories, Inc. Jun 20, 2020
2038 Benzenesulfonic acid, 2-[2-(2,4-diamino-1,6-dihydro-6-oxo-5-pyrimidinyl)diazenyl]-5-methyl- (CAS Reg No. 1021701-36-9). BASF Colors & Effects Korea Ltd. Apr 9, 2020
2037 Oleic acid, mono ester with oxybis(propanediol) (also known as diglyceryl monooleate) (CAS Reg. No. 49553-76-6). DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences ApS and DuPont de Nemours, Inc. Apr 4, 2020
2036 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (PAA) (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (HP) (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), acetic acid (AA) (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidene-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). REPLACES FCN 1639 Biosan LLC Apr 2, 2020
2035 Octadecyl 3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxyhydrocinnamate (CAS Reg. No. 2082-79-3). BASF Corporation Apr 2, 2020
2034 Copolymers of styrene (CAS Reg. No. 100-42-5), α-methylstyrene (CAS Reg. No. 98-83-9), butyl methacrylate (CAS Reg. No. 97-88-1), 2-ethylhexyl acrylate (CAS Reg. No. 103-11-7), methyl methacrylate (CAS Reg. No. 80-62-6), butyl acrylate (CAS Reg. No. 141-32-2), itaconic acid (CAS Reg. No. 97-65-4), methacrylic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-41-4), hydroxypropyl acrylate (CAS Reg. No. 999-61-1 and CAS Reg. No. 2918-23-2), sodium methallyl sulfonate (CAS Reg. No. 1561-92-8), and sodium styrene sulfonate (CAS Reg. No. 2695-37-6). Arakawa Chemical Industries, Ltd. Mar 31, 2020

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Food Contact Substance Manufacturer/Supplier Effective Date

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