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189.135 Cyclamate and its derivatives.

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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: 21CFR189.135]

[Page 593]
 
                        TITLE 21--FOOD AND DRUGS
 
CHAPTER I--FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN 
                          SERVICES (CONTINUED)
 
PART 189_SUBSTANCES PROHIBITED FROM USE IN HUMAN FOOD--Table of Contents
 
Subpart C_Substances Generally Prohibited From Direct Addition or Use as 
                               Human Food
 
Sec.  189.135  Cyclamate and its derivatives.

    (a) Calcium, sodium, magnesium and potassium salts of cyclohexane 
sulfamic acid, 
(C6H12NO3S)2Ca, 
(C6H12NO3S)Na, 
(C6H12NO3S)2Mg, and 
(C6H12NO3S)K. Cyclamates are synthetic 
chemicals having a sweet taste 30 to 40 times that of sucrose, are not 
found in natural products at levels detectable by the official 
methodology, and have been used as artificial sweeteners.
    (b) Food containing any added or detectable level of cyclamate is 
deemed to be adulterated in violation of the act based upon an order 
published in the Federal Register of October 21, 1969 (34 FR 17063).
    (c) The analytical methods used for detecting cyclamate in food are 
in sections 20.162-20.172 of the ``Official Methods of Analysis of the 
Association of Official Analytical Chemists,'' 13th Ed. (1980), which is 
incorporated by reference. Copies may be obtained from the AOAC 
INTERNATIONAL, 481 North Frederick Ave., suite 500, Gaithersburg, MD 
20877, or may be examined 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.

[42 FR 14659, Mar. 15, 1977, as amended at 49 FR 10114, Mar. 19, 1984; 
54 FR 24899, June 12, 1989]





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Source: U.S. Code of Federal Regulations - CFR Title 21, Part 189, Section 135


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