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[Code of Federal Regulations]

[Title 21, Volume 1]

[Revised as of April 1, 2006]

From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access

[CITE: 21CFR73.2991]



[Page 377]

 

                        TITLE 21--FOOD AND DRUGS

 

CHAPTER I--FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN 

                                SERVICES

 

PART 73_LISTING OF COLOR ADDITIVES EXEMPT FROM CERTIFICATION--Table 

of Contents

 

                           Subpart C_Cosmetics

 

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]










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Source: U.S. Code of Federal Regulations - CFR Title 21, Part 73, Section 2991


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