E905a — пищевая добавка, антифламинг, глазирующий агент: минеральное масло «пищевое», mineral oil (Е905a)

Mineral oil otherwise known as liquid paraffin or Nujol is an odourless, tasteless clear mineral oil comprised of a complex mixture of hydrocarbons. As a food additive is it used as a protective coating on fresh fruit and vegetables to protect them from spoilage, and on other products that require a shiny and appealing appearance. It is also used as a releasing agent applied to baking tins to ensure bakery items are released from the pans after cooking. Е905a is listed as having teratogenic properties probably responsible for bowel cancer and can cause defects.

Common Uses

Used to wax and surface treat fruit and vegetables, chewing gum, hard and soft candies (to look shiny and appealing), and as a releasing agent applied to baking pans.



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