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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.

trimethyl trimellitate

ecnumber: 219-547-3 casnumber: 2459-10-1
FCM No
971
Ref No.
25885
Additive or PPA
no
Use as monomer/macromolecule
yes
FRF applicable
no
Restriction(s)
Only to be used as a co-monomer up to 0,35 % w/w to produce modified polyesters intended to be used in contact with aqueous and dry foodstuffs containing no free fat at the surface.
Notes on verification
V17 Only a method for determination of the residual content of the substance in the polymer is available.