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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.

polyester of 1,4-butanediol with caprolactone

ecnumber: 608-670-1 casnumber: 31831-53-5
FCM No
672
Ref No.
76845
Additive or PPA
yes
Use as monomer/macromolecule
no
FRF applicable
no
SML(T) Group Restriction No
G29 Group Restriction No. 29 corresponds to FCM substance No. 342,672. Group restriction specification is expressed as the sum of 6-hydroxyhexanoic acid and caprolac-tone.
SML(T) Group FCM substances
342,672
SML(T) (mg/kg)
0.05 mg/kg
Restriction(s)
The fraction with molecular weight below 1000 Da shall not exceed 0,5 % (w/w).
Expressed As
As the sum of 6-hydroxyhexanoic acid and caprolactone