Denaturants

These products are used to identify condemned meat and poultry carcasses not intended for human food. All ingredients are non-toxic, making the formulations safe to handle even in concentrated form.


Product Name/
Number
Description Liquid
or
Powder
Environmentally Preferred
4-D Denaturant
I01812
A chemical denaturant (decharacterizer) for purposes of identifying meat and poultry carcasses and products condemned for pathology and intended for disposal as tankage. This product is specially formulated for use outdoors in freezing weather. All ingredients making up this denaturant are non-toxic so that the product is safe to handle even in concentrated form and does not affect meat and bone meal as animal feeds. The strongly identifiable green color penetrates both the meat and fat layer and will not wash off under ordinary conditions. L  
Denaturant G
I00237
A chemical denaturant (decharacterizer) for purposes of identifying meat and poultry carcasses and products that are intended for disposal for purposes other than human food or are condemned for pathology and intended for disposal only as tankage. All ingredients making up this decharacterizer are non-toxic so that the product is safe to handle even in its concentrated form and does not affect meat and bone meal used as animal feeds. The strongly identifiable green color penetrates both the meat parts and fat layer and will not wash off under ordinary conditions. L  
FD&C Blue Concentrate
I00250
A chemical denaturant (decharacterizer) for purposes of identifying meat products for disposal other than human food. All ingredients making up this meat decharacterizer are non-toxic so that the product is safe to handle even in its concentrated form and do not affect byproducts intended for pet foods. The identifiable blue color penetrates all the meat parts making them easily identifiable. Has prior USDA authorization as a denaturant for meat products intended for disposal for purposes other than human food. L  
FD&C Red Concentrate
I00249
A chemical denaturant (decharacterizer) for purposes of identifying poultry products for disposal other than human food. All ingredients making up this poultry decharacterizer are non-toxic so that the product is safe to handle even in its concentrated form and do not adversely affect byproducts intended for pet food. The identifiable red color penetrates the poultry parts making them easily identifiable. Has prior USDA authorization as a denaturant for poultry products intended for disposal for purposes other than human food. L  
Liquik® Char
I00212
A chemical denaturant (decharacterizer) for purposes of identifying meat and poultry carcasses and products for disposal other than human food. All ingredients making up this decharacterizer are non-toxic so that the product is safe to handle even in its concentrated form and does not affect meat and bone meal in animal feeds. The strongly identifiable black color does not penetrate the meat parts and fat layer and does not adversely affect the meat color in pet foods. L