[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 21, Volume 3]
[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 184_DIRECT FOOD SUBSTANCES AFFIRMED AS GENERALLY RECOGNIZED AS
SAFE--Table of Contents
Subpart B_Listing of Specific Substances Affirmed as GRAS
Sec. 184.1027 Mixed carbohydrase and protease enzyme product.
(a) Mixed carbohydrase and protease enzyme product is an enzyme
preparation that includes carbohydrase and protease activity. It is
obtained from the culture filtrate resulting from a pure culture
fermentation of a nonpathogenic strain of B. licheniformis.
(b) The ingredient meets the specifications of the Food Chemicals
Codex, 3d Ed. (1981), p. 107, which is incorporated by reference. Copies
are available from the National Academy Press, 2101 Constitution Ave.
NW., Washington, DC 20418, or available for inspection at the National
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(c) In accordance with Sec. 184.1(b)(1), the ingredient is used in
food with no limitation other than current good manufacturing practice.
The affirmation of this ingredient as generally recognized as safe as a
direct human food ingredient is based upon the following current good
manufacturing practice conditions of use:
(1) The ingredient is used as an enzyme, as defined in Sec.
170.3(o)(9) of this chapter, to hydrolyze proteins or carbohydrates.
(2) The ingredient is used in the following foods at levels not to
exceed current good manufacturing practice: alcoholic beverages, as
defined in Sec. 170.3(n)(2) of this chapter, candy, nutritive
sweeteners, and protein hydrolyzates.
[48 FR 240, Jan. 4, 1983]
Additives that reference this regulation: