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FCM and Articles Regulation, Annex I - Authorised Substances

EU. Union List of Authorised Substances: Annex I, Plastics Food Contact Regulation 10/2011/EU, as amended by Regulation 2020/1245/EU, 3 September 2020

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.

Last updated 21 September 2021. Database contains 1072 unique substances/entries.
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200-312-9
57-10-3
105
22780
70400
yes
no
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200-311-3
57-09-0
104
58960
yes
no
6 mg/kg
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200-289-5
56-81-5
103
18100
55920
yes
no
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200-254-4
56-06-4
864
46330
yes
no
5 mg/kg
Only to be used in rigid poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC) in contact with non-acidic and non-alcoholic aqueous food.
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200-075-1
50-99-7
102
17530
no
no
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200-066-2
50-81-7
101
36000
yes
no
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200-061-5
50-70-4
100
88320
24490
yes
no
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200-018-0
50-21-5
99
19460
62960
yes
no
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96
95920
yes
no
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95
95883
yes
no
Average molecular weight not less than 480 Da.
Viscosity at 100 °C not less than 8,5 cSt (8,5 × 10-6 m2/s).
Content of mineral hydrocarbons with Carbon number less than 25, not more than 5 % (w/w)
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94
95859
yes
no
Average molecular weight not less than 500 Da.
Viscosity at 100 °C not less than 11 cSt (11 × 10-6 m2/s).
Content of mineral hydrocarbons with Carbon number less than 25, not more than 5 % (w/w)
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93
95858
yes
no
0.05 mg/kg
Not to be used for articles in contact with fatty foods for which simulant D1 and/or D2 is laid down.
Average molecular weight not less than 350 Da. Viscosity at 100 °C not less than 2,5 cSt (2,5 × 10-6 m2/s). Content of hydrocarbons with Carbon number less than 25, not more than 40 % (w/w).
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924
94987
yes
no
0.05 mg/kg
Only for use in PET in contact with all types of foods other than fatty, high- alcoholic and dairy products.
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815
94985
yes
no
5 mg/kg
Not to be used for articles in contact with fatty foods for which simulant D1 and/or D2 is laid down.
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815
94985
yes
no
Not to be used for articles in contact with fatty foods for which simulant D1 and/or D2 is laid down.
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92
93970
yes
no
0.05 mg/kg
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5
25360
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
1 mg/kg in final product expressed as epoxygroup.
Molecular weight is 43 Da.
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6
25380
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
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805
93450
yes
no
The content of the surface treatment copolymer of the coated titanium dioxide is less than 1 % w/w.
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1077
yes
no
Only to be used at up to 25.0 % w/w, including in the nanoform.
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873
93460
yes
no
Reaction product of titanium dioxide with up to 2 % w/w surface treatment substance octyltriethoxysilane, processed at high temperatures.
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120218-34-0
761
92930
yes
no
6 mg/kg
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-
91
92320
yes
yes
15 mg/kg
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90
92195
yes
no
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-
814
91815
yes
no
2 mg/kg
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-
813
91530
yes
no
5 mg/kg
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-
821
90810
yes
no
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-
89
89440
yes
no
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-
88
86880
yes
no
9 mg/kg
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87
86285
yes
no
For synthetic amorphous silicon dioxide, silanated: primary particles of 1-100 nm which are aggregated to a size of 0,1-1 µm and may form agglomerates within the size distribution of 0,3 µm to the mm size.
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86
86000
yes
no
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37296-97-2
685
85950
yes
no
0.15 mg/kg
SML expressed as fluoride.
Only to be used in layers of multi-layer materials not coming into direct contact with food.
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85
85610
yes
no
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84
85601
yes
no
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13445-56-2
609
83455
yes
no
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83
83330
yes
no
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82
83325
yes
no
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81
83320
yes
no
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80
81760
yes
no
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79
80640
yes
no
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75
77702
yes
no
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74
77440
yes
yes
42 mg/kg
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-
78
77897
yes
no
5 mg/kg
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799
77708
yes
no
1.8 mg/kg
In compliance with the maximum ethylene oxide content as laid down in the purity criteria for food additives in Commission Regulation (EU) No 231/2012.
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77
77733
yes
no
0.05 mg/kg
Only for use in PET.
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76
77732
yes
no
0.05 mg/kg
Only for use in PET.
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73
76866
yes
yes
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73
76866
yes
yes
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72
76815
yes
no
The fraction with molecular weight below 1000 Da shall not exceed 5 % (w/w).
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71
76730
yes
no
6 mg/kg
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