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The Plastic Materials and Articles in Contact with Food Regulations 1998

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Regulation 5

SCHEDULE 2

PART IAdditives

ItemPM/REF No.CAS No.Name
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1.30000000064-19-7Acetic acid
2.30045000123-86-4Acetic acid, butyl ester
3.30140000141-78-6Acetic acid, ethyl ester
4.30280000108-24-7Acetic anhydride
5.30295000067-64-1Acetone
6.30370Acetylacetic acid, salts
7.30400Acetylated glycerides
8.30960Acids, aliphatic, monocarboxylic (C6-C22), esters with polyglycerol
9.31328Acids, fatty, from animal or vegetable food fats and oils
10.31730000124-04-9Adipic acid
11.33120Alcohols, aliphatic, monohydric, saturated, linear, primary (C4-C24)
12.33350009005-32-7Alginic acid
13.34281Alkyl(C8-C22) sulphuric acids, linear, primary, with an even number of carbon atoms
14.34475Aluminium calcium hydroxide phosphite, hydrate
15.34480Aluminium fibres, flakes and powders
16.34560021645-51-2Aluminium hydroxide
17.34690011097-59-9Aluminium magnesium carbonate hydroxide
18.34720001344-28-1Aluminium oxide
19.35120013560-49-13-Aminocrotonic acid, diester with thiobis(2-hydroxyethyl) ether
20.35320007664-41-7Ammonia
21.35440012124-97-9Ammonium bromide
22.35600001336-21-6Ammonium hydroxide
23.35840000506-30-9Arachidic acid
24.35845007771-44-0Arachidonic acid
25.36000000050-81-7Ascorbic acid
26.36080000137-66-6Ascorbyl palmitate
27.36160010605-09-1Ascorbyl stearate
28.36880008012-89-3Beeswax
29.36960003061-75-4Behenamide
30.37040000112-85-6Behenic acid
31.37280001302-78-9Bentonite
32.37600000065-85-0Benzoic acid
33.37680000136-60-7Benzoic acid, butyl ester
34.37840000093-89-0Benzoic acid, ethyl ester
35.38080000093-58-3Benzoic acid, methyl ester
36.38160002315-68-6Benzoic acid, propyl ester
37.38950079072-96-1Bis(4-ethylbenzylidene) sorbitol
38.39890087826-41-3Bis(methylbenzylidene) sorbitol
069158-41-4 ” ” ” ” ”
054686-97-4 ” ” ” ” ”
39.40400010043-11-5Boron nitride
40.40570000106-97-8Butane
41.41040005743-36-2Calcium butyrate
42.41280001305-62-0Calcium hydroxide
43.41520001305-78-8Calcium oxide
44.41600012004-14-7Calcium sulphoaluminate
037293-22-4 ” ” ” ” ”
45.41760008006-44-8Candelilla wax
46.41960000124-07-2Caprylic acid
47.42160000124-38-9Carbon dioxide
48.42500Carbonic acid, salts
49.42640009000-11-7Carboxymethylcellulose
50.42720008015-86-9Carnauba wax
51.42800009000-71-9Casein
52.42960064147-40-6Castor oil, dehydrated
53.43200Castor oil, mono- and diglycerides
54.43280009004-34-6Cellulose
55.43300009004-36-8Cellulose acetate butyrate
56.43360068442-85-3Cellulose, regenerated
57.43440008001-75-0Ceresin
58.44160000077-92-9Citric acid
59.44640000077-93-0Citric acid, triethyl ester
60.45280Cotton fibres
61.45560014464-46-1Cristobalite
62.45760000108-91-8Cyclohexylamine
63.45920009000-16-2Dammar
64.45940000334-48-5n-Decanoic acid
65.46070010016-20-3alpha-Dextrin
66.46080007585-39-9beta-Dextrin
67.46375061790-53-2Diatomaceous earth
68.46380068855-54-9Diatomaceous earth, soda ash flux-calcined
69.46480032647-67-9Dibenzylidene sorbitol
70.46790004221-80-13,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzoic acid, 2,4-di-tert-butylphenyl ester
71.46800067845-93-63,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzoic acid, hexadecyl ester
72.46870003135-18-03,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzylphosphonic acid, dioctadecyl ester
73.47440000461-58-5Dicyanodiamide
74.49540000067-68-5Dimethyl sulphoxide
75.51200000126-58-9Dipentaerythritol
76.51760025265-71-8Dipropyleneglycol
000110-98-5 ” ”
77.52640016389-88-1Dolomite
78.52720000112-84-5Erucamide
79.52730000112-86-7Erucic acid
80.52800000064-17-5Ethanol
81.53270037205-99-5Ethylcarboxymethylcellulose
82.53280009004-57-3Ethylcellulose
83.53360000110-31-6N,N'-Ethylenebisoleamide
84.53440005518-18-3N,N'-Ethylenebispalmitamide
85.53520000110-30-5N,N'-Ethylenebisstearamide
86.53600000060-00-4Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid
87.54005005136-44-7Ethylene-N-palmitamide-N'-stearamide
88.54260009004-58-4Ethylhydroxyethylcellulose
89.54270Ethylhydroxymethylcellulose
90.54280Ethylhydroxypropylcellulose
91.54450Fats and oils, from animal or vegetable food sources
92.54480Fats and oils, hydrogenated, from animal or vegetable food sources
93.55040000064-18-6Formic acid
94.55120000110-17-8Fumaric acid
95.55190029204-02-2Gadoleic acid
96.55440009000-70-8Gelatine
97.55520Glass fibres
98.55600Glass microballs
99.55680000110-94-1Glutaric acid
100.55920000056-81-5Glycerol
101.56020099880-64-5Glycerol dibehenate
102.56360Glycerol, esters with acetic acid
103.56486Glycerol, esters with acids, aliphatic, saturated, linear, with an even number of carbon atoms (C14-C18) and with acids, aliphatic, unsaturated, linear, with an even number of carbon atoms (C16-C18)
104.56487Glycerol, esters with butyric acid
105.56490Glycerol, esters with erucic acid
106.56495Glycerol, esters with 12-hydroxystearic acid
107.56500Glycerol, esters with lauric acid
108.56510Glycerol, esters with linoleic acid
109.56520Glycerol, esters with myristic acid
110.56540Glycerol, esters with oleic acid
111.56550Glycerol, esters with palmitic acid
112.56565Glycerol, esters with nonanoic acid
113.56570Glycerol, esters with propionic acid
114.56580Glycerol, esters with ricinoleic acid
115.56585Glycerol, esters with stearic acid
116.56610030233-64-8Glycerol monobehenate
117.56720026402-23-3Glycerol monohexanoate
118.56800030899-62-8Glycerol monolaurate diacetate
119.56880026402-26-6Glycerol monooctanoate
120.57040Glycerol monooleate, ester with ascorbic acid
121.57120Glycerol monooleate, ester with citric acid
122.57200Glycerol monopalmitate, ester with ascorbic acid
123.57280Glycerol monopalmitate, ester with citric acid
124.57600Glycerol monostearate, ester with ascorbic acid
125.57680Glycerol monostearate, ester with citric acid
126.57920000620-67-7Glycerol triheptanoate
127.58300Glycine, salts
128.58320007782-42-5Graphite
129.58400009000-30-0Guar gum
130.58480009000-01-5Gum arabic
131.58720000111-14-8Heptanoic acid
132.59360000142-62-1Hexanoic acid
133.59760019569-21-2Huntite
134.59990007647-01-0Hydrochloric acid
135.60030012072-90-1Hydromagnesite
136.60080012304-65-3Hydrotalcite
137.60160000120-47-84-Hydroxybenzoic acid, ethyl ester
138.60180004191-73-54-Hydroxybenzoic acid, isopropyl ester
139.60200000099-76-34-Hydroxybenzoic acid, methyl ester
140.60240000094-13-34-Hydroxybenzoic acid, propyl ester
141.60560009004-62-0Hydroxyethylcellulose
142.60880009032-42-2Hydroxyethylmethylcellulose
143.61120009005-27-0Hydroxyethyl starch
144.61390037353-59-6Hydroxymethylcellulose
145.61680009004-64-2Hydroxypropylcellulose
146.61800009049-76-7Hydroxypropyl starch
147.61840000106-14-912-Hydroxystearic acid
148.62140006303-21-5Hypophosphorous acid
149.62240001332-37-2Iron oxide
150.62450000078-78-4Isopentane
151.62640008001-39-6Japan wax
152.62720001332-58-7Kaolin
153.62800Kaolin, calcined
154.62960000050-21-5Lactic acid
155.63040000138-22-7Lactic acid, butyl ester
156.63280000143-07-7Lauric acid
157.63760008002-43-5Lecithin
158.63840000123-76-2Levulinic acid
159.63920000557-59-5Lignoceric acid
160.64015000060-33-3Linoleic acid
161.64150028290-79-1Linolenic acid
162.64500Lysine, salts
163.64640001309-42-8Magnesium hydroxide
164.64720001309-48-4Magnesium oxide
165.65020006915-15-7Malic acid
166.65040000141-82-2Malonic acid
167.65520000087-78-5Mannitol
168.66200037206-01-2Methylcarboxymethylcellulose
169.66240009004-67-5Methylcellulose
170.66640009004-59-5Methylethylcellulose
171.66695Methylhydroxymethylcellulose
172.66700009004-65-3Methylhydroxypropylcellulose
173.67120012001-26-2Mica
174.67200001317-33-5Molybdenum disulphide
175.67840Montanic acids and/or their esters with ethyleneglycol and/or with 1,3-butanediol and/or with glycerol
176.67850008002-53-7Montan wax
177.67891000544-63-8Myristic acid
178.68040003333-62-87-[2H-Naphtho-(1,2-D)triazol-2-yl]-3-phenylcoumarin
179.68125068187-64-4Nepheline syenite
180.68960000301-02-0Oleamide
181.69040000112-80-1Oleic acid
182.69760000143-28-2Oleyl alcohol
183.70000070331-94-12,2'-Oxamidobis[ethyl-3-(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxyphenyl)propionate]
184.70240012198-93-5Ozokerite
185.70400000057-10-3Palmitic acid
186.71020000373-49-9Palmitoleic acid
187.71440009000-69-5Pectin
188.71600000115-77-5Pentaerythritol
189.71680006683-19-8Pentaerythritol tetrakis [3-(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxyphenyl)propionate]
190.71720000109-66-0Pentane
191.72640007664-38-2Phosphoric acid
192.74240031570-04-4Phosphorous acid, tris(2,4-di-tert-butylphenyl) ester
193.74480000088-99-3o-Phthalic acid
194.76320000085-44-9Phthalic anhydride
195.76720009016-00-6Polydimethylsiloxane
063148-62-9” ” ”
196.76960025322-68-3Polyethyleneglycol
197.77600061788-85-0Polyethyleneglycol ester of hydrogenated castor oil
198.77702Polyethyleneglycol esters of aliphatic moncarboxylic acids (C6-C22), and their ammonium and sodium sulphates
199.79040009005-64-5Polyethleneglycol sorbitan monolaurate
200.79120009005-65-6Polyethyleneglycol sorbitan monooleate
201.79200009005-66-7Polyethyleneglycol sorbitan monopalmitate
202.79280009005-67-8Polyethyleneglycol sorbitan monostearate
203.79360009005-70-3Polyethyleneglycol sorbitan trioleate
204.79440009005-71-4Polyethyleneglycol sorbitan tristearate
205.80240029894-35-7Polyglycertol ricinoleate
206.80640Polyoxyalkl(C2-C4)dimethylpolysiloxane
207.80720008017-16-1Polyphosphoric acids
208.80800025322-69-4Polypropyleneglycol
209.81520007758-02-3Potassium bromide
210.81600001310-58-3Potassium hydroxide
211.81840000057-55-61,2-Propanediol
212.81882000067-63-02-Propanol
213.82000000079-09-4Propionic acid
214.82080009005-37-21,2-Propyleneglycol alginate
215.82240022788-19-81,2-Propyleneglycol dilaurate
216.82400000105-62-41,2-Propyleneglycol dioleate
217.82560033587-20-11,2-Propyleneglycol dipalmitate
218.82720006182-11-21,2-Propyleneglycol distearate
219.82800027194-74-71,2-Propyleneglycol monolaurate
220.82960001330-80-91,2-Propyleneglycol monooleate
221.83120029013-28-31,2-Propyleneglycol monopalmitate
222.83300001323-39-31,2-Propyleneglycol monostearate
223.83320Propylhydroxyethylcellulose
224.83325Propylhydroxymethylcellulose
225.83330Propylhydroxypropylcellulose
226.83440002466-09-3Pyrophosphoric acid
227.83455013445-56-2Pyrophosphorous acid
228.83460012269-78-2Pyrophyllite
229.83470014808-60-7Quartz
230.83610073138-82-6Resin acids and rosin acids
231.83840008050-09-7Rosin
232.84000008050-31-5Rosin, ester with glycerol
233.84080008050-26-8Rosin, ester with pentaerythritol
234.84210065997-06-0Rosin, hydrogenated
235.84240065997-13-9Rosin, hydrogenated, ester with glycerol
236.84320008050-15-5Rosin, hydrogenated, ester with methanol
237.84400064365-17-9Rosin, hydrogenated, ester with pentaerythritol
238.84560009006-04-6Rubber, natural
239.84640000069-72-7Salicylic acid
240.85600Silicates, natural
241.85980Silicic acid, salts
242.86000Silicic acid, silylated
243.86160000409-21-2Silicon carbide
244.86240007631-86-9Silicon dioxide
245.86560007647-15-6Sodium bromide
246.86720001310-73-2Sodium hydroxide
247.87200000110-44-1Sorbic acid
248.87280029116-98-1Sorbitan dioleate
249.87520062568-11-0Sorbitan monobehenate
250.87600001338-39-2Sorbitan monolaurate
251.87680001338-43-8Sorbitan monooleate
252.87760026266-57-9Sorbitan monopalmitate
253.87840001338-41-6Sorbitan monostearate
254.87920061752-68-9Sorbitan tetrastearate
255.88080026266-58-0Sorbitan trioleate
256.88160054140-20-4Sorbitan tripalmitate
257.88240026658-19-5Sorbitan tristearate
258.88320000050-70-4Sorbitol
259.88600026836-47-5Sorbitol monostearate
260.88800009005-25-8Starch, edible
261.88880068412-29-3Starch, hydrolysed
262.88960000124-26-5Stearamide
263.89040000057-11-4Stearic acid
264.90720058446-52-9Stearoylbenzoylmethane
265.90800005793-94-2Stearoyl-2-lactylic acid, calcium salt
266.90960000110-15-6Succinic acid
267.91200000126-13-6Sucrose acetate isobutyrate
268.91360000126-14-7Sucrose octaacetate
269.91840007704-34-9Sulphur
270.91920007664-93-9Sulphuric acid
271.92080014807-96-6Talc
272.92160000087-69-4Tartaric acid
273.92195Taurine, salts
274.92205057569-40-1Terephthalic acid, diester with 2,2'-methylenebis(4-methyl-6-tert-butylphenol)
275.92350000112-60-7Tetraethyleneglycol
276.92640000102-60-3N,N,N',N'-Tetrakis(2-hydroxypropyl)ethylenediamine
277.93440013463-67-7Titanium dioxide
278.93520000059-02-9alpha-Tocopherol
010191-41-0 ” ”
279.93680009000-65-1Tragacanth gum
280.94320000112-27-6Triethyleneglycol
281.95200001709-70-21,3,5-Trimethyl-2,4,6-tris(3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzyl)benzene
282.95905013983-17-0Wollastonite
283.95920Wood flour and fibres, untreated
284.95935011138-66-2Xanthan gum
285.96190020427-58-1Zinc hydroxide
286.96240001314-13-2Zinc oxide
287.96320001314-98-3Zinc sulphide

PART IISUPPLEMENTARY

1.  In regulation 5 and Part I of this Schedule—

(a)the PM/REF No. of any additive is its EEC packaging material reference number,

(b)the CAS No. of any additive is its CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) Registry Number, and

(c)the name of any additive is its chemical name, and to the extent that there is any inconsistency between the CAS No. and the name, the name shall take precedence over the CAS No.

2.  If a substance identified in Part I of this Schedule is an acid, a phenol or an alcohol and has salts (including double salts) of one or more of the following names (that is to say salts (including double salts) of aluminium, ammonium, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, sodium or zinc), then any such salts (including double salts) shall be treated as included in the specification of that substance.

3.  If, as indicated in paragraph 2 of Annex III to the Directive, a substance is identified in Part I of this Schedule as an “. . . acid, salt” and has salts of one or more of the following names (that is to say, salts of aluminium, ammonium, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, sodium or zinc), then the free acid corresponding to that substance is not treated as included in the specification of that substance.

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