Warning : Consumption in large quantities is dangerous to health. The liver fails to process it instantly into energy and converts it into fat. Increases the risk of cardiovascular problems, insulin resistance and diabetes.
Comment : Provides the body with only calories without minerals, vitamins and other nutrients.
Warning : Pay attention when consumed by young children or babies!
Comment : Used for the acidification of the products. Adjusts the acidity. Prepared by heating and fermentation of the carbohydrates in milk, potato or molasses. Newborns and young children find it difficult to metabolize. Used in cakes, decorations, drinks, sometimes beer in infant formulas.
Comment : Mineral salt which is used in toothpaste, white paints, detergents. Can be extracted from rocks or bones of animals. Sometimes used to reduce the acidity of the wine and increase the stability of frozen fruits and vegetables. In high doses is toxic.
Comment : It is believed that all propionic compounds are related to migraine pain. In the native state contained in fermented foods. May be prepared synthetically from ethylene monoxide and carbon monoxide, of propionaldehyde in the fermentation timber, etc.. Produced as a result from decomposition of the fibers of bacteria. Used in the production of bread and other bakery products.
Comment : Used to acidification of food products. Derived from citrus fruits. Found in biscuits, frozen fish, cheese and other dairy products, infant food, cakes, soups, rye bread, soft drinks, fermented meat products.
E338 (E 300-399 Antioxidants, minerals and acidity regulators)