E1520 - пищевая добавка, влагоудерживающий, смягчающий и диспергирующий агент: пропиленгликоль, propylene glycol (Е1520)

Propylene glycol is commercially produced from propylene and carbonate. Humectant, wetting agent, dispersing agent, radiator anti-freeze, petroleum based; its glycerine like taste has made it popular for children's medications and other elixirs; used in many toothpastes, topical creams and ointments, in cosmetics, hair products and deodorants, artificial sweetener bases, liquid food colour, essences, sweetened coconut, chewing gum, chocolates. Total recall of all medications in USA (if you still have some old ones, throw them out!) and has been linked with fatal heart attacks (when given intravenously), central nervous system depression and cosmetic or pharmaceutical contact dermatitis. Suspected as a neurotoxic hazard.

Material Data Safety Sheets recommend not have dermal contact, wear rubber gloves. Other names: 1,2-propanediol; 1,2-dihydroxypropane; methylethylene glycol; propane-1,2-diol

Common Uses

Used in margarine, baked goods, poultry, seasonings, alcoholic beverages, flavourings, wine, frostings, frozen dairy products, confectionary, chocolates, sweetened coconut, chewing gum, prepared food and vegetables, nut products, including artificial sweetener bases, and carrier liquid for food colours and flavourings (essences).

 
 

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