NHFPC published 4 New Approved Food Contact Additives and Resin and Expanded the Scope and Usage for 2 Additives

On the 27th of November, NHFPC Notice No.11 approved 3 new food contact additives, expanded 2 food contact additives with scope and usage, and approved 1 new food contact resin. The detailed information of the new approved substances is as follows:

Table I New food contact additives

No.

CAS NO.

English name

Scope

Maximum level of use

1

65505-03-5

2-propenoic acid, polymer with ethanedial and 2-propenamide

Paper and paper board

1% (count as fiber dry weight)

2

11138-60-6

Decanoic acid, ester with 2-ethyl-2- (hydroxymethyl)-1,3-propanediol octanoate

Plastic: PET

0.6%

3

863408-20-2

2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 1,2-ethanediylbis (oxy-2,1-ethanediyl) ester, polymer with 2-(diethylamino) ethyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate, 2-hydroxyethyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate and3,3,4,4,5,5,6,6,7,7,8,8,8-tridecafluorooctyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate, acetate (salt)

Paper and paper board

6mg/dm2

Table II Food contact additives with expanded scope and usage

No.

CAS NO.

English name

Extended Scope

Maximum level of use

1

939402-02-5

Phosphorous acid, mixed 2,4-bis (1,1-dimethylpropy1) pheny1 and 4-(1,1-dimethylpropy1) pheny1 triesters

Plastic: PE

0.2 %

2

9050-36-6

Maltodextrin

Paper and paper board

Appropriate level as required in production

Table III New food contact resin

No.

CAS NO.

English name

Extended Scope

Maximum level of use

1

9010-79-1

Ethylene, polymer with propylene and 1,4-butanediol dimethacrylate

Plastic

Appropriate level as required in production

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Original Source:

1. NHFPC Notice No.11

2. Interpretation on NHFPC Notice No.11