21 CFR 73.2085 - Caramel.

§ 73.2085 Caramel.

(a)Identity and specifications. The color additive caramel shall conform in identity and specifications to the requirements of § 73.85(a)(1), (2), and (3) and (b).

(b)Uses and restrictions. Caramel is safe for use in coloring cosmetics generally, including cosmetics applied to the area of the eye, in amounts consistent with good manufacturing practice.

(c)Labeling requirements. The label of the color additive and any mixtures intended solely or in part for coloring purposes prepared therefrom shall conform to the requirements of § 70.25 of this chapter.

(d)Exemption from certification. Certification of this color additive is not necessary for the protection of the public health, and therefore batches thereof are exempt from the certification requirement of section 721(c) of the act.

[ 46 FR 38501, July 28, 1981]

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Title 21 published on 19-May-2018 03:57

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 21 CFR Part 73 after this date.

  • 2018-04-09; vol. 83 # 68 - Monday, April 9, 2018
    1. 83 FR 15089 - Aker BioMarine; Filing of Color Additive Petition
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Food and Drug Administration
      Notification of petition.
      Submit either electronic or written comments on the petitioner's environmental assessment by May 9, 2018.
      21 CFR Part 73