[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. 73.2991 Zinc oxide.
(a) Identity and specifications. The color additive zinc oxide shall
conform in identity and specifications to the requirements of Sec.
73.1991 (a)(1) and (b).
(b) Uses and restrictions. Zinc oxide may be safely used in
cosmetics, including cosmetics intended for use in the area of the eye,
in amounts consistent with good manufacturing practice.
(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 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 pursuant to
section 721(c) of the act.
[42 FR 37538, July 22, 1977]
Additives that reference this regulation:
Source: U.S. Code of Federal Regulations - CFR Title 21, Part 73, Section 2991
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