[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 21, Volume 1]
[Revised as of April 1, 2006]
From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access
TITLE 21--FOOD AND DRUGS
CHAPTER I--FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN
PART 74_LISTING OF COLOR ADDITIVES SUBJECT TO CERTIFICATION--Table of
Sec. 74.2340 FD&C Red No. 40.
(a) Identity and specifications. (1) The color additive FD&C Red No.
40 shall conform in identity and specifications to the requirements of
Sec. 74.340(a)(1) and (b) of this chapter.
(2) The listing of this color additive includes lakes prepared as
described in Sec. Sec. 82.51 and 82.1051 of this chapter, except that
the color additive used is FD&C Red No. 40 and the resultant lakes meet
the specification and labeling requirements prescribed by Sec. 82.51 or
Sec. 82.1051 of this chapter.
(b) Uses and restrictions. FD&C Red No. 40 may be safely used in
coloring cosmetics generally, except that only FD&C Red No. 40 and FD&C
Red No. 40 Aluminum Lake may be safely used in coloring cosmetics
intended for use in the area of the eye. These uses are subject to the
(1) The color additive may be used in amounts consistent with
current good manufacturing practice.
(2) The color additive shall not be exposed to oxidizing or reducing
agents that may affect the integrity of the color additives or any other
condition that may affect their integrity.
(c) Labeling. The label of the color additive shall conform to the
requirements of Sec. 70.25 of this chapter.
(d) Certification. All batches of FD&C Red No. 40 shall be certified
in accordance with regulations in part 80 of this chapter.
[42 FR 15654, Mar. 22, 1977, as amended at 59 FR 7636, Feb. 16, 1994]
Additives that reference this regulation:
Source: U.S. Code of Federal Regulations - CFR Title 21, Part 74, Section 2340
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