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FCM and Articles Regulation, Annex I - Authorised Substances

This list contains the Union list of authorised monomers, other starting substances, macromolecules obtained from microbial fermentation, additives and polymer production aids. It is taken from Annex I of the Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food.

1,4-butanediol bis(2,3-epoxypropyl)ether

ecnumber: 219-371-7 casnumber: 2425-79-8
FCM No
442
Ref No.
13780
Additive or PPA
no
Use as monomer/macromolecule
yes
FRF applicable
no
SML (mg/kg)
0.01 mg/kg
Restriction(s)
Residual content = 1 mg/kg in final product expressed as epoxygroup.

Molecular weight is 43 Da.

Notes on verification
V10 Verification of compliance by residual content per food contact surface area (QMA) in case of reaction with food or simulant.
Notes
ND The specific migration limit is non-detectable (ND). A detection limit of 0.01mg substance per kg food is applicable unless specified differently for an individual substance.