[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 21, Volume 6]
[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 573_FOOD ADDITIVES PERMITTED IN FEED AND DRINKING WATER OF ANIMALS
--Table of Contents
Subpart B_Food Additive Listing
Sec. 573.440 Ethylene dichloride.
The food additive ethylene dichloride may be safely used in the
manufacture of animal feeds in accordance with the following prescribed
(a) It is used as a solvent in the extraction processing of animal
byproducts for use in animal feeds.
(b) The maximum quantity of the additive permitted to remain in or
on the extracted byproducts shall not exceed 300 parts per million.
(c) The extracted animal byproduct is added as a source of protein
to a total ration at levels consistent with good feeding practices, but
in no event at levels exceeding 13 percent of the total ration.
Additives that reference this regulation:
Source: U.S. Code of Federal Regulations - CFR Title 21, Part 573, Section 440
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