21 CFR 170.106 - Notification for a food contact substance formulation (NFCSF).

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§ 170.106 Notification for a food contact substance formulation (NFCSF).

(a) In order for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to accept an NFCSF, any food additive that is a component of the formulation must be authorized for its intended use in that NFCSF.

(b) FDA may publish a notice in the Federal Register stating that the agency has insufficient resources to review NFCSFs. From the date that this notice publishes in the Federal Register, FDA will no longer accept NFCSFs.

(c) An NFCSF must contain the following:

(1) A completed and signed FDA Form No. 3479; and

(2) Any additional documentation required to establish that each component of the formulation already may be marketed legally for its intended use.

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Title 21 published on 2015-12-03

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 21 CFR Part 170 after this date.

  • 2016-09-08; vol. 81 # 174 - Thursday, September 8, 2016
    1. 81 FR - Substances Generally Recognized as Safe
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Food and Drug Administration
      21 CFR Parts 20, 25, 170, 184, 186, and 570

Title 21 published on 2015-12-03.

The following are only the Rules published in the Federal Register after the published date of Title 21.

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  • 2016-09-08; vol. 81 # 174 - Thursday, September 8, 2016
    1. 81 FR - Substances Generally Recognized as Safe
      GPO FDSys: XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Food and Drug Administration
      21 CFR Parts 20, 25, 170, 184, 186, and 570