E110 — пищевая добавка, синтетический краситель: желтый "солнечный закат" FCF, оранжево-желтый S, Sunset Yellow FCF, Orange Yellow S (Е110)

Sunset Yellow is a synthetic coal tar and azo yellow dye which is useful in fermented foods which must be heat treated. It is used to induce a colour change in some products. It can be used in conjunction with E123 (Amaranth) in both chocolates and caramel to produce a brown colour.

CI Food yellow 3. Consists primarily of disodium 2-hydroxy-1 (4 sulfonatophenylazo) naphthalene-6-sulfonate, although the calcium and potassium salts are also used. Cancer Probability. Synthetic. E110 can provoke allergic reactions such as abdominal pain, hyperactivity, hives, nasal congestion, bronchoconstriction, kidney tumours, chromosomal damage, and distaste for food. It produces urticaria, swelling of the blood vessels, gastric upset. Potentially dangerous to asthmatics; and persons with rhinitis should avoid it, is know to upset some of the digestive enzymes. Has been linked to growth retardation and severe weight loss in animal tests and increased incidence of tumours in animals. Banned in Finland, Norway and the UK.

Common Uses

Used in ice-cream, snack foods, sweets, cereals, packet soups, and cheese sauce mixes. It can also be found in many medications including Ventolin syrup and Berocca.



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