Internal Ref. No.: 00039

General data

Internal Ref. No. 00039         
Additive name Calcium carbonate
Synonym name(s)  
E No. E 170 INS No.
Group No  
Component of the group
   

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Authorisation of the use of this additive in Food Additives

The additive is authorised to be used in the following category(ies):

Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis , only ripened products
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 70000 mg/kg , E 170, E 500 - 504, E 524 - 528 and E 530: 7 % on dry matter, without fat, expressed as potassium carbonates
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis , only fish paste and crustacean paste
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis , only processed cereal based foods and baby foods, only for pH adjustment
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis , only grape juice
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis

Applications for authorisation

  Application reference no. Categories Application date AAP decision Application status Legislation
» Regulation 2020/1819 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Processed fish and fisheries products including molluscs and crustaceans (9.2)
23/06/2021 procedure completed click here
» Correction of application Revision of Regulation 380/2012 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Food supplements supplied in a liquid form, excluding food supplements for infants and young children. The maximum levels of use indicated for colours, polyols, sweeteners, and E 200-213, E 338-452, E 405, E 416, E 426, E 432-436, E 459, E 468, E 473-475, E 491-495, E 551-553, E 901-904, E 961, E 1201-1204, E 1505 and E 1521 refer to the food supplements ready for consumption prepared following the instructions of use provided by the manufacturer. The dilution factor for those food supplements that have to be diluted or dissolved has to be communicated together with the instructions of use.’ (17.2)
18/11/2019 procedure completed click here
» Correction in line with Regulation 2018/1497 (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Food supplements supplied in a solid form, excluding food supplements for infants and young children. The maximum levels of use indicated for colours, polyols, sweeteners, and E 200-213, E 338-452, E 405, E 416, E 426, E 432-436, E 459, E 468, E 473-475, E 491-495, E 551-553, E 901-904, E 961, E 1201-1204, E 1505 and E 1521 refer to the food supplements ready for consumption prepared following the instructions of use provided by the manufacturer. The dilution factor for those food supplements that have to be diluted or dissolved has to be communicated together with the instructions of use.’ (17.1)
17/09/2019 procedure completed click here
» Regulation 2018/1497 (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Food supplements supplied in a solid form, excluding food supplements for infants and young children. The maximum levels of use indicated for colours, polyols, sweeteners, and E 200-213, E 338-452, E 405, E 416, E 426, E 432-436, E 459, E 468, E 473-475, E 491-495, E 551-553, E 901-904, E 961, E 1201-1204, E 1505 and E 1521 refer to the food supplements ready for consumption prepared following the instructions of use provided by the manufacturer. The dilution factor for those food supplements that have to be diluted or dissolved has to be communicated together with the instructions of use.’ (17.1)
09/10/2018 procedure completed click here
» Regulation 2018/1497 (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Food supplements supplied in a liquid form, excluding food supplements for infants and young children. The maximum levels of use indicated for colours, polyols, sweeteners, and E 200-213, E 338-452, E 405, E 416, E 426, E 432-436, E 459, E 468, E 473-475, E 491-495, E 551-553, E 901-904, E 961, E 1201-1204, E 1505 and E 1521 refer to the food supplements ready for consumption prepared following the instructions of use provided by the manufacturer. The dilution factor for those food supplements that have to be diluted or dissolved has to be communicated together with the instructions of use.’ (17.2)
  • Food supplements supplied in a syrup-type or chewable form (17.3)
09/10/2018 procedure completed click here
» Regulation 2018/1497 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Food supplements supplied in a liquid form, excluding food supplements for infants and young children. The maximum levels of use indicated for colours, polyols, sweeteners, and E 200-213, E 338-452, E 405, E 416, E 426, E 432-436, E 459, E 468, E 473-475, E 491-495, E 551-553, E 901-904, E 961, E 1201-1204, E 1505 and E 1521 refer to the food supplements ready for consumption prepared following the instructions of use provided by the manufacturer. The dilution factor for those food supplements that have to be diluted or dissolved has to be communicated together with the instructions of use.’ (17.2)
09/10/2018 procedure completed click here
» Correction in line with Regulation 2018/1497 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Food supplements supplied in a solid form, excluding food supplements for infants and young children. The maximum levels of use indicated for colours, polyols, sweeteners, and E 200-213, E 338-452, E 405, E 416, E 426, E 432-436, E 459, E 468, E 473-475, E 491-495, E 551-553, E 901-904, E 961, E 1201-1204, E 1505 and E 1521 refer to the food supplements ready for consumption prepared following the instructions of use provided by the manufacturer. The dilution factor for those food supplements that have to be diluted or dissolved has to be communicated together with the instructions of use.’ (17.1)
09/10/2018 procedure completed click here
» Regulation 2018/1497 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Food supplements supplied in a syrup-type or chewable form (17.3)
09/10/2018 procedure completed click here
» 2015/18
  • Edible caseinates (1.9)
04/12/2015 procedure completed click here
» Correction inline with Regulation No. 2015/647 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Aromatised wines (14.2.7.1)
25/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» Correction inline with Regulation No. 2015/647 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Aromatised wine-based drinks (14.2.7.2)
25/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» Correction inline with Regulation No. 2015/647 (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Potato gnocchi (6.4.4)
  • Spirit drinks as defined in Regulation (EC) No 110/2008 (14.2.6)
  • Other alcoholic drinks including mixtures of alcoholic drinks with non-alcoholic drinks and spirits with less than 15 % of alcohol (14.2.8)
24/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» 2011/05 (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Food supplements supplied in a solid form, excluding food supplements for infants and young children. The maximum levels of use indicated for colours, polyols, sweeteners, and E 200-213, E 338-452, E 405, E 416, E 426, E 432-436, E 459, E 468, E 473-475, E 491-495, E 551-553, E 901-904, E 961, E 1201-1204, E 1505 and E 1521 refer to the food supplements ready for consumption prepared following the instructions of use provided by the manufacturer. The dilution factor for those food supplements that have to be diluted or dissolved has to be communicated together with the instructions of use.’ (17.1)
18/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» 2011/17 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Fruit and vegetable preparations excluding compote (4.2.4.1)
  • Processed fish and fisheries products including molluscs and crustaceans (9.2)
  • Fruit wine and made wine (14.2.4)
  • ...
17/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» 2011/17 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Processed fish and fisheries products including molluscs and crustaceans (9.2)
  • Seasonings and condiments (12.2.2)
  • Fruit wine and made wine (14.2.4)
  • ...
17/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» Individual restriction comment correction (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Other confectionery including breath refreshening microsweets (5.2)
16/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» Individual restriction comment correction (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Dried fruit and vegetables (4.2.1)
09/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» Individual restriction comment correction (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Dry pasta (6.4.2)
22/01/2015 procedure completed click here
» Revision of Regulation No. 380/2012 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Flavoured fermented milk products including heat-treated products (1.4)
  • Edible ices (3)
  • Other confectionery including breath refreshening microsweets (5.2)
  • ...
07/01/2015 positive (07/01/2015) procedure completed click here
» 2011/17 (Internal Ref. No.: 00002)
  • Fruit wine and made wine (14.2.4)
31/01/2013 procedure completed click here
» 2012/04 (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Flavoured drinks (14.1.4)
28/02/2012 positive (22/03/2012) procedure completed click here