(ethyl acrylate, methyl methacrylate) copolymer

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Article
(Ethyl acrylate, methyl methacrylate) copolymer; CAS number 9010-88-2; Ref. No. 53245; FCM substance No 868; Food contact materials; Safety assessment; Evaluation
First published in the EFSA Journal
5 December 2011
Adopted
24 November 2011
Type
Scientific Opinion
Abstract

This scientific opinion of EFSA deals with the risk assessment of the substance (ethyl acrylate, methyl methacrylate) copolymer, CAS No 9010-88-2, REF. No. 53245 and FCM substance No 868 for which the CEF Panel concluded that the intended use in rigid PVC at a maximum level of 2% w/w and in PLA and in PET at a maximum level of 5% w/w is not of safety concern for the consumer.

Panel members at the time of adoption
Ulla Beckman Sundh, Mona-Lise Binderup, Leon Brimer, Laurence Castle, Karl-Heinz Engel, Roland Franz, Nathalie Gontard, Rainer Gürtler, Trine Husøy, Klaus-Dieter Jany, Catherine Leclercq, Jean-Claude Lhuguenot, Wim Mennes, Maria Rosaria Milana, Iona Pratt, Kettil Svensson, Fidel Toldrá and Detlef Wölfle
Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids
Contact
cef-unit [at] efsa.europa.eu
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2011.2464
EFSA Journal 2011;9(12):2464 [9 pp.].
Question Number
On request from
Ministère de l’Économie, des Finances et de l’Industrie, France
Print on demand
Number of Pages
9