The Plastic Materials and Articles in Contact with Food Amendment (Scotland) Regulations 2005

Regulation 11(a)

SCHEDULE 3(ENTRIES TO BE INSERTED IN PART I OF SCHEDULE 2 TO THE PRINCIPAL REGULATIONS)

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ItemPM/REF No.CAS No.NameRestrictions and specifications
18A34850143925–92–2Amines, bis(hydrogenated tallow alkyl) oxidised

QM = For use only:

(a)

in polyolefines at 0.1% (w/w) but not in LDPE when it is in contact with foods for which the Directive 85/572/EEC establishes a reduction factor less than 3;

(b)

in PET at 0.25% (w/w) in contact with foods other of those for which the simulant D is laid down in Directive 85/572/EEC

18B34895000088–68–62-AminobenzamideSML = 0.05 mg/kg. To be used only for PET for water and beverages
37AA39680000080–05–72,2-Bis(4-hydroxyphenyl) propaneSML(T) = 0.6 mg/kg (27)
51A42880008001–79–4Castor oil
61A45600003724–65–0Crotonic acidQMA(T) = 0.05 mg/6 dm2 (32)
61B45640005232–99–52-Cyano-3,3-dipheneylacrylic acid, ethyl esterSML = 0.05 mg/kg
69A46700

5,7-di-tert-Butyl-3-(3,4-and 2,3-di-methylphenyl)-3H-benzofuran-2-one containing:

(a)

5,7-di-tert-butyl-3-(3,4-dimethylphenyl)-3H-benzofuran-2-one (80–100% w/w); and

(b)

5,7-di-tert-butyl-3-(2,3-dimethylphenyl)-3H-benzofuran-2-one (0–20% w/w)

SML = 5 mg/kg
69B46720004130–42–12,6-Di-tert-butyl-4-ethylphenolQMA = 4.8 mg/6 dm2
109A56535Glycerol, esters with nonanoic acid
131A59280000100–97–0HexamethylenetetramineSML(T) = 15 mg/kg (21) (expressed as Formaldehyde)
178A68078027253–31–2Neodecanoic acid, cobalt saltSML(T) = 0.05 mg/kg (expressed as Neodecanoic acid) and SML(T) = 0.05 mg/kg (13) (expressed as Cobalt). Not for use in polymers contacting foods for which simulant D is laid down in Directive 85/572/EEC
182A69920000144–62–7Oxalic acidSML(T) = 6 mg/kg (28)
195D76866Polyesters of 1,2-propanediol and/or 1,3- and/or 1,4-butanediol and/or polypropyleneglycol with adipic acid, which may be end-capped with acetic acid or fatty acids C12–C18 or n-octanol and / or n-decanolSML = 30 mg/kg
240ZA85601Silicates, natural (with the exception of asbestos)
280B95000028931–67–1Trimethylolpropane trimethacrylatemethyl methacrylate copolymer