EU Reassess Safety Of Aluminum Sulfate And Sodium Aluminum Phosphate As Food Additives

- Jul 31, 2018-

EU reassess safety of aluminum sulfate and sodium aluminum phosphate as food additives

According to the news of the official website of the General Administration of Customs in July 31, 2018, in July 27, 2018, the European Food Safety Bureau issued a 10.2903/j.efsa.2018.5372 document to reevaluate aluminum sulfate (aluminiumsulphates, E 520 - 523) and acid sodium phosphate (sodium aluminium phosphate, E 541) as a food additive. Full nature. After reassessment, it is concluded that aluminum sulfate (E 520-523) and sodium aluminum phosphate (E 541) have no safety problems at the current authorized level, that is, aluminum sulfate is allowed to be used as a food additive in two food categories, such as processing eggs and egg products, and to further restrict the use. Acid sodium aluminum phosphate is only allowed to be fine. Bake food additives, and further restrict the use.

From China Quality News Network 2018-07-31