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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Inventory of Effective Food Contact Substance (FCS) Notifications

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FCN No. 2165

Cargill, Inc.

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: An aqueous solution of hydrogen peroxide (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1).
Notifier: Cargill, Inc.
Manufacturer/Supplier: Cargill, Inc.
Intended Use: As a processing aid in the manufacture of corn protein, except for use in contact with infant formula (see Limitations/Specifications)
Limitations/Specifications: Hydrogen peroxide concentration will not exceed 2% when applied to insoluble corn protein. The FCS is not intended for use in contact with infant formula. Such uses were not included as part of the intended use of the substance in the FCN.
Effective Date: Oct 8, 2021
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)** Submission: Environmental Assessment (in PDF, 173 kB)
FDA Decision: Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) (in PDF, 206 kB)