[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. 184.1635 Potassium iodate.
(a) Potassium iodate (KIO3, CAS Reg. No. 7758-05-6) does
not occur naturally but can be prepared by reacting iodine with
(b) The ingredient meets the specifications of the ``Food Chemicals
Codex,'' 3d Ed. (1981), pp. 245-246, which is incorporated by reference.
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(c) The ingredient is used as a dough strengthener as defined in
Sec. 170.3(o)(6) of this chapter.
(d) The ingredient is used in the manufacture of bread in accordance
with Sec. 184.1(b)(2) of this chapter in an amount not to exceed 0.0075
percent based on the weight of the flour.
(e) Prior sanctions for this ingredient different from the uses
established in this section do not exist or have been waived.
[43 FR 11699, Mar. 21, 1978, as amended at 49 FR 5613, Feb. 14, 1984]
Additives that reference this regulation: