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184.1857 Corn sugar.

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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: 21CFR184.1857]

[Page 570]
 
                        TITLE 21--FOOD AND DRUGS
 
CHAPTER I--FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN 
                          SERVICES (CONTINUED)
 
PART 184_DIRECT FOOD SUBSTANCES AFFIRMED AS GENERALLY RECOGNIZED AS 
SAFE--Table of Contents
 
        Subpart B_Listing of Specific Substances Affirmed as GRAS
 
Sec.  184.1857  Corn sugar.

    (a) Corn sugar (C6H12O6, CAS Reg. 
No. 50-99-7), commonly called D-glucose or dextrose, is the chemical 
[alpha]-D-glucopyranose. It occurs as the anhydrous or the monohydrate 
form and is produced by the complete hydrolysis of corn starch with safe 
and suitable acids or enzymes, followed by refinement and 
crystallization from the resulting hydrolysate.
    (b) The ingredient meets the specifications of the Food Chemicals 
Codex, 3d Ed. (1981), pp. 97-98 under the heading ``Dextrose,'' which is 
incorporated by reference in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552(a) and 1 CFR 
part 1. Copies are available from the National Academy Press, 2101 
Constitution Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20418, or available for 
inspection 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) In accordance with Sec.  184.1(b)(1), the ingredient is used in 
food with no limitation other than current good manufacturing practice.
    (d) Prior sanctions for this ingredient different from the uses 
established in this section do not exist or have been waived.

[53 FR 44876, Nov. 7, 1988]





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Source: U.S. Code of Federal Regulations - CFR Title 21, Part 184, Section 1857


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