E304 - E304 food additive

Aditivo: E304 - E304 food additive


Funções: Antioxidante

Ascorbyl palmitate is an ester formed from ascorbic acid and palmitic acid creating a fat-soluble form of vitamin C. In addition to its use as a source of vitamin C, it is also used as an antioxidant food additive -E number E304-. It is approved for use as a food additive in the EU, the U.S., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.Ascorbyl palmitate is known to be broken down -through the digestive process- into ascorbic acid and palmitic acid -a saturated fatty acid- before being absorbed into the bloodstream. Ascorbyl palmitate is also marketed as "vitamin C ester". - Wikipédia

Risco de sobre-exposição

Avaliação da EFSA: Scientific Opinion on the re-evaluation of ascorbyl palmitate -E 304i- and ascorbyl stearate -E 304-ii-- as food additives (2015-11-18)

Nomes: Acide palmityle-6-L-ascorbique, Palmitate d'ascorbyle

País: Portugal - Ver produtos correspondentes em todo o mundo