[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. 184.1698 Rue.
(a) Rue is the perennial herb of several species of Ruta (Ruta
montana L., Ruta graveolens L., Ruta bracteosa L., and Ruta calepensis
L.). The leaves, buds, and stems from the top of the plant are gathered,
dried, and then crushed in preparation for use, or left whole.
(b) The ingredient is used in all categories of food in accordance
with Sec. 184.1(b)(2) of this chapter at concentrations not to exceed 2
parts per million.
(c) Prior sanctions for this ingredient different from the uses
established in this section do not exist or have been waived.
[43 FR 3705, Jan. 27, 1978]
Additives that reference this regulation: