E1201 - пищевая добавка, загуститель, стабилизатор: поливинилпирролидон, polyvinylpyrrolidone (Е1201)

Polyvinylpyrrolidone is a synthetic polymer made from the monomer N-Vinylpyrrolidone that produces an odourless off-white to yellow powder that is soluble in water. It is used as an emulsifier, glazing agent as a coating in fresh fruit, stabiliser, and thickener. It is also used in the wine industry as a stabiliser and fining agent in white wine, and as a clarifier in beer.

Synthetic polymer made from formaldehyde - supposed to be inert and non-toxic. Excess may cause damage to the lungs or kidneys, gas and faecal impaction. Dispersing agent, colour stabiliser, Flavours and fragrances, pharmaceuticals. Coating for tablets; used in artificial sweeteners in low joule foods and chewing gum. Carcinogenic. Avoid it. Light sensitive, hygroscopic.

Common Uses

Used in beer and malt beverages, white wine, cider and perry, concentrates for water-based flavoured drinks, chewing gum, tabletop sweetener, surface treated fresh fruit, vinegars, and food supplements.



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