E540 — пищевая добавка, регулятор кислотности, эмульгатор, дикальция дифосфат, dicalcium diphosphate (Е540)

Polyphosphates are the salts of sodium, potassium, calcium, and ammonium with phosphates. These are all produced synthetically from their respective carbonates and phosphoric acid, to produce a mineral salt that is used as a stabiliser, acidity regulator, sequestrant, and emulsifier in foods. It is also used to help retain water during processing and storage.

Occurs naturally as monetite. Buffer, neutralising and raising agent in yeast products, dietary supplement. Banned in Australia. Avoid it.

Common Uses

Used in cupcake mixes, pie tops, instant pastas and sauces, muesli bars, ice-cream, and instant soups.



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