[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 21, Volume 1]
[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 73_LISTING OF COLOR ADDITIVES EXEMPT FROM CERTIFICATION--Table
Sec. 73.2030 Annatto.
(a) Identity and specification. The color additive annatto shall
conform in identify and specification to the requirements for annatto
extract in Sec. 73.30(a) (1) and (b).
(b) Use and restriction. The color additive annatto may be safely
used in coloring cosmetics generally, including cosmetics intended for
use in the area of the eye, in amounts consistent with good
(c) Labeling. The color additive and any mixture prepared therefrom
intended solely or in part for coloring purposes shall bear, in addition
to any information required by law, labeling in accordance with the
provisions of Sec. 70.25 of this chapter.
(d) Exemption from certification. Certification of this color
additive is not necessary for the protection of the public health, and
therefore batches thereof are exempt from the certification requirements
of section 721(c) of the act.
[42 FR 36994, July 19, 1977]
Additives that reference this regulation: