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XIAMETER® Silicones Simplified - from Dow Corning

XIAMETER® AFE-0100 AF EMULSION FG

Description

Is chemically equivalent to DOW CORNING® AF EMULSION, FOOD GRADE .

30% active, food-grade silicone emulsion designed to control foam in aqueous systems. A yearly Food Safety audit is conducted by NSF in certain geographic regions using the Supplier Assurance – Food Safety Expectations and Criteria for Food Processing Facilities audit process. Contact your local Dow Corning representative for more details.

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Typical Properties

*These values are typical properties and are not intended for use in preparing specifications.

  • Active Content = 30 %
  • Color White
  • Dynamic Viscosity = 50000 Centipoise
  • Non-Ionic 
  • pH = 3.5
  • Shelf Life = 1080 Days
  • Specific Gravity @ 25C = 1

 

Characteristics

*These values are typical properties and are not intended for use in preparing specifications.

General Properties :

  • Food Grade
 

Regulations

  • United States Regulations
    • EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
      • 40 CFR 180.910
    • Halal
    • Kosher

 

Food Regulations

*For further details on the suitability of this product for food contact applications, please refer to the Food Regulatory Profile.

United States FDA Regulations
  • 21 CFR Section 173.340: "Defoaming Agents" Product is Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS), see limitations outlined in the 21 CFR before using.
  • 21 CFR Section 175.105: "Adhesives".
  • 21 CFR Section 176.170: "Components of paper and paperboard in contact with aqueous and fatty foods".
  • 21 CFR Section 176.180: "Components of paper and paperboard in contact with dry foods".
  • 21 CFR Section 176.210: "Defoaming agents used in the manufacture of paper and paperboard".
  • This product shall meet the requirements of the E.P.A. regulation "Code of Federal Regulations 40 CFR" concerning "Tolerances and Exemption from Tolerances for Pesticide Chemicals in or on Raw Agricultural Commodities" under Section 180.910: "Inert ingredients used pre- and post-harvest; exemptions from the requirement of a tolerance." (Prior to April 28th 2004 this was section 180.1001(c))
  • 21 CFR Section 176.300(d): "Adjuvant substances permitted to be used in the preparation of slimicides"
European Union Food Regulations
  • This product can be used in compliance with German BfR Recommendation XXXVI on paper and board for food contact (BfR-Empfehlungen XXXVI zu Papiere, Kartons und Pappen für den Lebensmittelkontakt). This Recommendation is valid for paper or paperboard which are intended to be used at temperatures up to 90 °C (holding and reheating of food).
  • This product can be used in compliance with Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 of 14 January 2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food, as last amended with Regulation (EU) No 1416/2016. This product contains substance(s) authorized to be used as additive or polymer production aid, and/or as monomer or other starting substance according to Annex I.
  • This product can be used in compliance with Swiss Ordinance of the FDHA on Materials and Articles (RS 817.023.21) of 23 November 2005, Section 8b on Packaging Inks. All substances present in this product are listed on Annex 6 Part A or Part B.
  • Thank you for your inquiry. Dow Corning Europe does not support nor recommend the use of this product in food applications. Dow Corning has other products that may be used in food applications in Europe. Please contact your local Dow Corning Application Engineer or Technical Information Center so they can help you find a product that will fit your application needs.
  • > None of the substances present in this product is currently subject to Specific Migration Limit and/or Restrictions and Specifications
  • > None of the substances present in this product is currently subject to specification or restriction
  • Dow Corning product ranges do not constitute “Materials or Articles” as they should be understood under the terms of Regulation (EC) No 2023/2006. Instead they are considered “Starting Materials”. However this product is produced according to our quality management systems, and certified under ISO 9001 Standard. Please visit CES – Silicones Europe website (www.silicones.eu/silicones-uses/silicones-in-food) for further information.
  • Compliance with the general requirements laid down in Framework Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004 of 27 October 2004 on materials and articles intended to come into contact with food, remains the responsibility of both the manufacturer of finished food contact mate rials or articles as well as the industrial food packer. This Regulatory Information Sheet should be considered solely as supporting information for such 'manufacturers/food packers’ compliance assessment.

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