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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
2019 Platinum 5,10,15,20-tetrakis(pentafluorophenyl)porphyrin (CAS Reg. No. 109781-47-7). GEA Food Solutions Germany GmbH Jan 2, 2020
2017 bis(hydrogenated palm-oil alkyl)hydroxy amines (CAS Reg. No. 1374859-51-4). BASF Corporation Mar 7, 2020
2014 2-propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 1-methyl-1,3-propanediyl ester, polymer with 1,3-butadiene, butyl 2-propenoate, ethenylbenzene, and methyl-2-methyl-2-propenoate (CAS Reg. No. 143646-08-6 or 25101-28-4).REPLACES FCN 1508 Kaneka Belgium NV Nov 20, 2019
2013 Butyl acrylate (CAS Reg. No. 141-32-2). PPG Industries, Inc. Nov 16, 2019
2011 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). LPR Technologies Nov 6, 2019
2009 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), and, optionally, sulfuric acid (SA) (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). Hydrite Chemical Co. Oct 30, 2019
2007 2-Propenoic acid, polymer with sodium phosphinate (1:1), neutralized with sodium, calcium, and/or magnesium (including CAS Reg. No. 129898-01-7 (Na salt), CAS Reg. No. 935545-65-6 (Mg Na salt)). Coatex and Affiliates Jan 3, 2020
2006 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). DeLaval Inc. Oct 23, 2019
2005 Trimethylolpropane trisorbate (TMPTS) (CAS Reg. No. 2307636-51-5). Milliken Chemical Dec 26, 2019
2004 Carbamodithioic acid, N,N-dibutyl-, C,C'-methylene ester (CAS Reg. No. 10254-57-6). MOL-LUB Kft Oct 9, 2019
2002 Polyurethane resin produced by reacting a mixture of 2,4-toluene diisocyanate (CAS Reg. No. 584-84-9) and 2,6-toluene diisocyanate (CAS Reg. No. 91-08-7) with polyoxyethylene-polyoxypropylene glyceryl ether (CAS Reg. No. 9082-00-2) and 1,4-butanediol (CAS Reg. No. 110-63-4). Flexpur Polímeros de Poliuretano, S.A. Oct 3, 2019
2001 A mixture of 1-decene, polymer with sulfur dioxide (CAS Reg. No. 33990-98-6); 1,3-propanediamine, N1-(9Z)-9-octadecen-1-yl-, polymer with 2-(chloromethyl)oxirane (CAS Reg. No. 1010121-89-7); and dodecylbenzenesulfonic acid (CAS Reg. No. 27176-87-0). REPLACES FCN 1819 Innospec Ltd. Sep 14, 2019
2000 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 (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4). REPLACES FCN 1850 Agri-Neo Inc. Sep 11, 2019
1998 Triphenyl phosphite, polymer with 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol and polypropylene glycol, C10-16 alkyl esters (CAS Reg. No. 1821217-71-3). Dover Chemical Corporation Oct 29, 2019
1997 Polycyclooctene (CAS Reg. No. 25267-51-0), used in conjunction with cobalt stearate (CAS Reg. No. 13586-84-0) REPLACES FCN 1896 Evonik Resource Efficiency GmbH Nov 5, 2019
1996 Acrylic resin derived from styrene (CAS Reg. No. 100-42-5), ethyl acrylate (CAS Reg. No. 140-88-5), and acrylic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-10-7). The Sherwin-Williams Company Aug 31, 2019
1995 An aqueous mixture of peroxylactic acid (PAA) (CAS Reg. No. 75033-25-9), hydrogen peroxide (HP) (CAS Reg. No. 7722-84-1), lactic acid (LA) (CAS Reg. No. 50-21-5), optionally 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), optionally sulfuric acid (SA) (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9), optionally dipicolinic acid (DPA) (CAS Reg. No. 499-83-2), and optionally phosphoric acid (PA) (CAS Reg. No. 7664-38-2). Valley Chemical Solutions Oct 30, 2019
1993 1,3-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, 5-sulfo-, 1,3-dimethyl ester, sodium salt (1:1), polymer with dimethyl 1,4-benzenedicarboxylate and 1,2-ethanediol (CAS Reg. No. 27937-63-9). Matsumura Sangyo Co., Ltd.
Goo Chemical Co., Ltd.
Oct 29, 2019
1991 Polyester-polyurethane adhesive formulated from the following: 1,3-benzenecarboxylic acid (CAS Reg. No. 121-91-5); 2-ethyl-2-(hydroxymethyl)-1,3-propanediol (CAS Reg. No. 77-99-6); hexanedioic acid (CAS Reg. No. 124-04-9); 1,2-propanediol (CAS Reg. No. 57-55-6); diphenylmethane 4,4'-diisocyanate (CAS Reg. No. 101-68-8); bis(isocyanatophenyl) methane (CAS Reg. No. 26447-40-5); castor oil (CAS Reg. No. 8001-79-4); 1-propanamine, 3-(trimethoxysilyl)-N-[3-(trimethoxysilyl)propyl]- (CAS Reg. No. 82985-35-1); poly[oxy(methyl-1,2-ethanediyl)], α-hydro-ω-hydroxy- (CAS Reg. No. 25322-69-4); ethanol, 2,2'-[1,2-ethanediylbis(oxy)]bis- (CAS Reg. No.112-27-6); poly[oxy(methyl-1,2-ethanediyl)], α,α',α''-1,2,3-propanetriyltris[ω-hydroxy- (CAS Reg. No. 25791-96-2). COIM USA, Inc.
COIM S.p.A., Italy
Coim Brasil Ltda.
Coim Asia Pacific Pte Ltd.
Coim India Pvt., Ltd.
Aug 21, 2019
1989 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 Jul 11, 2019
1988 Phosphorous acid, cyclic neopentanetetrayl bis(2,4-di-tert-butylphenyl) ester (CAS Reg. No. 26741-53-7). Addivant Jun 25, 2019
1986 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 (SA) (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). REPLACES FCN 1867 LPR Technologies Jun 25, 2019
1985 2-(dimethylamino)ethanol (CAS Reg. No. 108-01-0). The Dow Chemical Company Jun 15, 2019
1981 Silver-magnesium-zinc-aluminum-calcium-sodium-borate-phosphate glass. Ishizuka Glass Co., Ltd. Jun 5, 2019
1980 N,N-bis(2-hydroxyethyl)alkyl(C13-C15)amine (CAS Reg. No. 70955-14-5). Braskem S.A.
Braskem Affiliates
Braskem Netherlands B.V.
Tetra Pak Inc.
Tetra Pak Canada Inc.
Jun 4, 2019
1979 N,N-bis(2-hydroxyethyl)alkyl(C13-C15)amine (CAS Reg. No. 70955-14-5). Braskem S.A.
Braskem Affiliates
Braskem Netherlands B.V.
Tetra Pak Inc.
Tetra Pak Canada Inc.
Jun 4, 2019
1977 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, polymer with butyl 2-propenoate, ethenylbenzene, 2-ethylhexyl 2-propenoate, methyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate and 2-methylpropyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate (CAS Reg. No. 1515850-94-8). BASF Corporation Aug 9, 2019
1976 Copolymers of acrylamide, 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate, itaconic acid, benzyl[2-(methacryloyloxy)ethyl](dimethyl)ammonium chloride, and benzyldimethyl[2-[(1-oxoallyl)oxy]ethyl]ammonium chloride, optionally crosslinked with hexahydro-1,3,5-tris(1-oxoallyl)-1,3,5-triazine. Arakawa Chemical Industries, Ltd. May 31, 2019
1975 Oxirane, 2-methyl-, polymer with oxirane, ether with 1,2,3-propanetriol (3:1), polymer with 1,3-diisocyanato-2-methylbenzene and 2,4-diisocyanato-1-methylbenzene (CAS Reg. No. 68227-13-4). Amorim & Irmãos, S.A. May 31, 2019
1974 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, methyl ester, polymer with butyl 2-propenoate, ethenylbenzene, 2-ethylhexyl 2-propenoate, 2-methylpropyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate and 2-propenoic acid (CAS Reg. No. 103235-87-6). BASF Corporation Aug 9, 2019
1970 2-Bromo-2-nitro-1,3-propanediol (CAS Reg. No. 52-51-7). Nutrition & Biosciences USA 1, LLC Aug 1, 2019
1968 REPLACED BY FCN 2046
1967 2,2-bis((pentanoyloxy)methyl)propane-1,3-diyl dipentanoate (CAS Reg. No. 15834-04-5). Perstorp AB May 28, 2019
1966 1,4-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, polymer with 2-methyl-1,8-octanediamine and 1,9-nonanediamine, reaction products with benzoic acid (CAS Reg. No. 1310362-57-2). Kuraray Company, Ltd. May 28, 2019
1965 Aluminum silicon silver oxide with sodium zeolite Y (CAS Re. No. 308081-05-2). The Nikka Whisky Distilling Co., Ltd. May 28, 2019
1963 Fatty acids, C14-C20, esters with pentaerythritol (CAS Reg. No. 68440-28-8). Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG May 28, 2019
1962 Amines, hydrogenated tallow alkyl, acetates (CAS Reg. No. 61790-59-8). Nouryon Industrial Chemicals, b.v. May 28, 2019
1961 Nylon MXD-6 (CAS Reg. No. 25718-70-1) (also known as hexanedioic acid, polymer with 1,3-benzenedimethanamine) meeting the analytical specifications in 21 CFR 177.1500(b) item 10.1 and used in conjunction with cobalt neodecanoate (CAS Reg. No. 27253-31-2) and/or cobalt propionate (CAS Reg. No. 1560-69-6). Indorama Ventures USA Inc. and its stewarded affiliates around the world May 28, 2019
1960 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (PAA) (CAS Reg. No. 79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (HP) (CAS Reg. No. 7722 -84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and optionally sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9) and/or dipicolinic acid (DPA) (CAS Reg. No. 499-83-2). Harcros Chemicals, Inc. May 20, 2019
1959 Butanedioic acid, 2-methylene-, polymer with ethenyl acetate, hydrolyzed, sodium salts (CAS Reg. No. 122625-12-1). Kuraray Co., Ltd.
Kuraray America, Inc.
Kuraray Europe GmbH
Kuraray Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.
May 19, 2019
1958 Fluorocarbon cured elastomer produced by copolymerizing tetrafluoroethylene (CAS Reg. No. 116-14-3) and propylene (CAS Reg. No. 115-07-1) and subsequent curing with triallylisocyanurate (CAS Reg. No. 1025-15-6) or triallylcyanurate (CAS Reg. No. 101-37-1) and 2,2-bis(tert-butylperoxy)diisopropylbenzene (CAS Reg. No. 25155-25-3). AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. Jul 17, 2019
1957 The FCS is a reaction product of three polymers:
  1. 2-propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, methyl ester, polymer with 4,5-dihydro-2-(1-methylethenyl)oxazole and ethyl 2-propenoate (CAS Reg. No. 57460-65-8);
  2. methyl methacrylate, ethyl acrylate, methacrylic acid, butanoic acid 3-oxo-2-[(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propenyl)oxy]ethyl ester, 3-(trimethoxysilyl)propyl methacrylate with poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-sulfo-omega-[4-nonyl-2-(1-propen-1-yl)phenoxy]-, branched, ammonium salts copolymer; and
  3. 1,3-benzenedicarboxylic acid, polymer with 2-[(2-aminoethyl)amino]ethanol, 1,3-bis(isocyanatomethyl)cyclohexane, decanedioic acid, 1,3-diisocyanatomethylbenzene, 2,2-dimethyl-1,3-propanediol, 1,2-ethanediol and 3-hydroxy-2-(hydroxymethyl)-2- methylpropanoic acid, compound with 1,1',1''-nitrilotris[2-propanol] (CAS Reg. No. 1239020-50-8).
REPLACES FCN 1767
TOYOBO Co., Ltd. Jul 3, 2019
1956 2-propenoic acid, polymer with sodium phosphinate (1:1), neutralized with sodium, calcium, and/or magnesium (including CAS Reg. No. 129898-01-7 (Na salt), CAS Reg. No. 935545-65-6 (Mg Na salt)). Coatex and Affiliates May 13, 2019
1955 2-propenoic acid, polymer with sodium phosphinate (1:1), neutralized with sodium, calcium, and/or magnesium (including CAS Reg. No. 129898-01-7 (Na salt), CAS Reg. No. 935545-65-6 (Mg Na salt)). Coatex and Affiliates May 13, 2019
1953 Trimethylolpropane (CAS Reg. No. 77-99-6). Tronox LLC May 5, 2019
1952 1,4-benzenedicarboxylic acid, 1,4-dibutyl ester (CAS Reg. No. 1962-75-0). Eastman Chemical Company Apr 19, 2019
1951 Polyphenylene sulfide (CAS Reg. No. 26125-40-6 or 25212-74-2). REPLACES FCN 1731 DIC EP Corporation
DIC Corporation
Apr 14, 2019
1950 An aqueous mixture of peroxyacetic acid (PAA) (CAS Reg. No.79-21-0), hydrogen peroxide (HP) (CAS Reg. No.7722-84-1), acetic acid (CAS Reg. No. 64-19-7), 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP) (CAS Reg. No. 2809-21-4), and optionally sulfuric acid (CAS Reg. No. 7664-93-9). REPLACES FCN 1595 PeroxyChem LLC Mar 29, 2019
1948 Acrylic resins derived from styrene (CAS Reg. No. 100-42-5), ethyl acrylate (CAS Reg. No. 140-88-5), 1,4-butanediol dimethacrylate (CAS Reg. No. 2082-81-7), acrylic acid (CAS Reg. No. 79-10-7), and 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate (CAS Reg. No. 868-77-9). The Sherwin-Williams Company May 25, 2019
1946 An aqueous mixture of peroxylactic acid (PLA), hydrogen peroxide (HP), lactic acid, water, optional 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP), optionally sulfuric acid, and optionally phosphoric acid. Valley Chemical Solutions May 28, 2019

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Food Contact Substance Manufacturer/Supplier Effective Date

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