EFSA | Safety assessment of the substance fatty acid-coated nano precipitated calcium carbonate for use in plastic food contact materials
The EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes and Processing Aids (CEP) assessed the safety of the substance identified by the applicant as ‘fatty acid‐coated nano precipitated calcium carbonate’. It is intended to be used as a filler in all plastics at up to 5% for contact with acidic food and at up to 40% for contact with all other types of food. Articles made with the substance are intended for long‐term storage over 6 months at room temperature and below.
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