Western Polymer’s line of high-charge starches, sold under the brand name Wespoly™, are now FDA compliant for food contact papers. Western Polymer has received a Food Contact Notification (FCN) from the Food and Drug Administration (FCN Number 964).
This allows Western Polymer’s customers to enjoy the benefits of high-charge starches for food contact papers. Western Polymer’s Wespoly™ line of cationic industrial starches provides unique functionality in the wet-end chemistry of a paper machine. With this FCN, Western Polymer can provide its customers with FDA compliant starches from very low charge levels to very high.