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XIAMETER® Silicones Simplified - from Dow Corning

XIAMETER® AFE-1530 ANTIFOAM EMULSION

Description

30% active, food-grade silicone emulsion designed to control foam in both hot and cold 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 %

 

Characteristics

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

General Properties :

  • Food Grade
 

Regulations

  • Europe Regulations
  • Japan Regulations
  • United States Regulations
    • Halal
    • Kosher for Passover

 

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 175.105: "Adhesives".
  • 21 CFR Section 175.300: "Resinous and polymeric coatings".
  • 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 176.200: "Defoaming agents used in Coatings".
  • 21 CFR Section 176.210: "Defoaming agents used in the manufacture of paper and paperboard".
  • 21 CFR Section 173.340: "Defoaming Agents". Product contains 30% PDMS thus may be added at 3.33 times limits outlined in the federal regulation. See use limitations outlined in the regulation before using.
  • 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))
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 752/2017. 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 German BfR Recommendation XXXVI/2 on Paper and Paperboard for Baking Purposes (BfR-Empfehlungen XXXVI/2 zu Papiere, Kartons und Pappen für Backzwecke).
  • This product can NOT be used in compliance with French Arrêté of 8 September 1999 on cleaning products for materials and articles in contact with food (Arrêté du 8 septembre 1999 concernant les produits utilisés pour le nettoyage des matériaux et objets destinés à entrer en contact avec les aliments).
  • This product can be used in compliance with Swiss Ordinance of the FDHA on Materials and Articles (RS 817.023.21) of 16 December 2016, Section 12 on Packaging Inks. All substances present in this product are listed on Annex 10 Part A.
  • - FCM 575: when present in this product, restriction/specification is met
  • > None of the substances present in this product is currently subject to specification or restriction
  • The active silicone substance present in this product and authorized as E900 meets the requirements defined in Commission Regulation (EU) 231/2012 of 9 March 2012, and amendments, laying down specifications for food additives listed in Annexes II and III to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council.
  • > The following Specific Migration Limit(s) and/or Restriction(s)/Specification(s) are applicable and should be taken into consideration by customers as part of their compliance assessment:
  • The active silicone substance in this product is designated as E900, Dimethyl polysiloxane, and is authorized under Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of 16 December 2008 on food additives, and amendments. The other substances present in this product (which include raw materials used) are listed in Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of 16 December 2008. However, the reacted substances contained in this product are not listed. Therefore, this product may only be used as a food processing aid subject to user’s assessment of suitability and compliance for its particular use.
  • 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.
  • The active silicone substance in this product is authorized as Diméthylpolysiloxane under French Arrêté of 19 Octobre 2006, and amendments, on processing aids to be used for manufacturing foods (Arrêté ministériel du 19 octobre 2006 relatif à l'emploi d'auxiliaires technologiques dans la fabrication de certaines denrées alimentaires). The other substances present in this product (which include raw materials used) are listed in Arrêté of 19 Octobre 2006. However, the reacted substances contained in this product are not listed.

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