The FDA Myth

While many users of FIBCs may request an "FDA Approved" bulk bag, it is important to note that such a product does not exist. The Food & Drug Administration does not issue any approvals or certifications of FIBCs or FIBC liners. With regard to polypropylene resin, a major component of most FIBC fabric, FDA Food Contact Regulation 21 CFR 177.1520 states that 100% virgin polypropylene resin "may be safely used as articles or components of articles intended for use in contact with food"