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Printech Archive, June, 1999: Re: Food Grade FDA Approved Inks

Re: Food Grade FDA Approved Inks

Robert Gifford (gifford@epd.engr.wisc.edu)
Thu, 17 Jun 1999 17:53:01 -0500

A similar topic has been discussed on Printech in the past. It is
archived with other general ink topics within the subject listings at
The previous discussion centered on whether the entire ink or its
were approved.

Based on other Printech discussions of MSDSs, they are designed to meet
OSHA requirements, not those of EPA or FDA.

Bob Gifford


Brabitz William wrote:
> Can someone direct me to where I can get a listing of FDA Approved Food
> Grade Inks. If the FDA has a listing on their web site I can't find it and
> the MSDS supplied by manufactures do not list FDA approvals.

* Robert Gifford
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