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172.831 Sucralose.

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[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 21, Volume 3]
[Revised as of April 1, 2006]
From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access
[CITE: 21CFR172.831]

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                        TITLE 21--FOOD AND DRUGS
 
CHAPTER I--FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN 
                          SERVICES (CONTINUED)
 
PART 172_FOOD ADDITIVES PERMITTED FOR DIRECT ADDITION TO FOOD FOR HUMAN 
CONSUMPTION--Table of Contents
 
                    Subpart I_Multipurpose Additives
 
Sec.  172.831  Sucralose.

    (a) Sucralose is the chemical 1,6-dichloro-1,6-dideoxy-[beta]-D-
fructofuranosyl-4-chloro-4-deoxy-[alpha]-D-

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galactopyranoside (CAS Reg. No. 56038-13-2).
    (b) The additive meets the specifications of the ``Food Chemicals 
Codex,'' 4th ed. (1996), pp. 398-400, which is incorporated by reference 
in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552(a) and 1 CFR part 51. Copies are 
available from the Division of Product Policy (HFS-206), Center for Food 
Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, 5100 Paint 
Branch Pkwy., College Park, MD 20740, or may be examined at the Center 
for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition's Library, 5100 Paint Branch 
Pkwy., College Park, MD 20740, or at the National Archives and Records 
Administration (NARA). For information on the availability of this 
material at NARA, call 202-741-6030, or go to: http://www.archives.gov/
federal--register/code--of--federal--regulations/ibr--locations.html.
    (c) The additive may be used as a sweetener in foods generally, in 
accordance with current good manufacturing practice in an amount not to 
exceed that reasonably required to accomplish the intended effect.
    (d) If the food containing the additive purports to be or is 
represented to be for special dietary use, it shall be labeled in 
compliance with part 105 of this chapter.

[63 FR 16433, Apr. 3, 1998, as amended at 64 FR 43909, Aug. 12, 1999]





Additives that reference this regulation:


Source: U.S. Code of Federal Regulations - CFR Title 21, Part 172, Section 831


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