Food Additives Advice
There are several sites that give you advice on food additives. We have picked out one of them.
To search peer reviewed data on additives click http://www.inchem.org/
Here is a typical example, blue dye found in most 'blue' foods, from sweets to breath fresheners.
BRILLIANT BLUE FCF DIAMMONIUM AND DISODIUM SALTS
Brilliant Blue, disodium salt
5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation
5.1 Animal dataBrilliant blue FCF, disodium salt is carcinogenic in rats after its subcutaneous injection: it produced fibrosarcomas following repeated injections.
5.2 Human dataNo case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the Working Group.
Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 59: Group 3)
For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.
Synonyms for Brilliant blue FCF, diammonium salt
Synonyms for Brilliant blue FCF, disodium salt
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