E905 — пищевая добавка, антифламинг, глазирующий агент: парафины, paraffins (Е905)

Paraffins encompasses a range of petroleum derived products including paraffin wax, mineral oil, petrolatum, petroleum jelly, and microcrystalline wax. Paraffin wax is a colourless or white hard synthetic wax comprised of a complex mixture of hydrocarbons. As a food additive is it used as protective coating on fresh fruit and vegetables to make them look shiny and appealing whilst also protecting them from spoilage. It is also used as a glazing agent to give chocolate and confectionary a nice glossy finish.

Common Uses

Used to waxed and surface treat fruit and vegetables, chewing gum, hard and soft candies (to look shiny and appealing), chocolate, and the rind of ripened cheese to name but a few.

 
 

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