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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.

3,4-diacetoxy-1-butene

EC / List no: 421-720-5 CAS no: 18085-02-4
FCM No
862
Ref No.
15180
Additive or PPA
no
Use as monomer/macromolecule
yes
FRF applicable
no
SML (mg/kg)
0.05 mg/kg
Restriction(s)
SML including the hydrolysis product 3,4- dihydroxy-1-butene.

Only to be used as a co-monomer for ethylvinylalcohol (EVOH) and polyvinylalcohol (PVOH) copolymers.

Notes on verification
V17 Only a method for determination of the residual content of the substance in the polymer is available.

V19 There is a risk that the OML could be exceeded in direct contact with aqueous foods from ethylvinylalcohol (EVOH) and polyvinylalcohol (PVOH) copolymers.

Expressed As
As the sum of the substance and its hydrolysis product 3,4- dihydroxy-1-butene

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