[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 21, Volume 2]
[Revised as of April 1, 2006]
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TITLE 21--FOOD AND DRUGS
CHAPTER I--FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN
PART 145_CANNED FRUITS--Table of Contents
Subpart B_Requirements for Specific Standardized Canned Fruits
Sec. 145.176 Artificially sweetened canned pears.
(a) Artificially sweetened canned pears is the food which conforms
to the definition and standard of identity prescribed for canned pears
by Sec. 145.175(a)
except that in lieu of a packing medium specified in Sec.
145.175(a)(3), the packing medium used is water artificially sweetened
with saccharin, sodium saccharin, or a combination of both. Such packing
medium may be thickened with pectin and may contain any mixture of any
edible organic salt or salts and any edible organic acid or acids as a
flavor-enhancing agent, in a quantity not more than is reasonably
required for that purpose.
(b)(1) The specified name of the food is ``artificially sweetened --
----'', the blank being filled in with the name prescribed by Sec.
145.175(a) for canned pears having the same optional pear ingredient.
(2) The artificially sweetened food is subject to the requirements
for label statement of ingredients used, as prescribed for canned pears
by Sec. 145.175(a). If the packing medium is thickened with pectin, the
label shall bear the statement ``thickened with pectin''. When any
organic salt or acid or any mixture of two or more of these is added,
the label shall bear the common or usual name of each such ingredient.
[42 FR 14414, Mar. 15, 1977, as amended at 58 FR 2880, Jan. 6, 1993]
Additives that reference this regulation: