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    Exclamation Preservative List

    Thought this may be handy for some !

    Its not everything but its at least a start !

    E-Number Name Category Side Effects
    • E100 Curcumin Colour - Yellow and Orange Safe
    • E101 Riboflavin (Vitamin B2) Colour - Yellow and Orange Safe
    • E102 Tartrazine Colour - Yellow and Orange may increase hyperactivity in affected children. Asthmatics sometimes react badly. Take care if you are sensitive to Aspirin.
    • E104 Quinoline Yellow Colour - Yellow and Orange May increase hyperactivity in affected children.
    • E110 Sunset Yellow FCF / Orange Yellow S Colour - Yellow and Orange may increase hyperactivity in affected children. Take care if you are sensitive to Aspirin.
    • E120 Cochineal / Carminic Acid Colour - Red same as E104
    • E122 Carmoisine / Azorubine Colour - Red may increase hyperactivity in affected children. Asthmatics sometimes react badly. Take care if you are sensitive to Aspirin.
    • E123 Amaranth Colour - Red Very Dangerous may increase hyperactivity in affected children. Take care if you are sensitive to Aspirin.
    • E124 Ponceau 4R / Cochineal Red A Colour - Red may increase hyperactivity in affected children. Asthmatics sometimes react badly. Take care if you are sensitive to Aspirin.
    • E127 Erythrosine BS Colour - Red Same as E104
    • E131 Patent Blue V Colour - Blue May increase hyperactivity in affected children. Asthmatics sometimes react badly. Take care if you are sensitive to Aspirin. Be cautious if you suffer from allergies or intolerances.
    • E132 Indigo Carmine / Idigotine Colour - Blue Same as E131
    • E140 Chlorophyll Colour - Green Safe
    • E141 Copper Complex of Chlorophyll Colour - Green Suspicious
    • E142 Green S / Acid Brilliant Green BS Colour - Green Cancer
    • E150 Caramel Colour - Brown and Black suspicious
    • E151 Black PN / Brilliant Black BN Colour - Brown and Black Same as E104
    • E153 Carbon Black / Vegetable Carbon (Charcoal) Colour - Brown and Black May increase hyperactivity in affected children. Be cautious if you suffer from allergies or intolerances.
    • E160a Alpha, Beta, Gamma Carotene Colour - Carotene derivative Safe
    • E160b Annatto, Bixin, Norbixin Colour - Carotene derivative
    • E160c Capsanthin / Capsorbin Colour - Carotene derivative
    • E160d Lycopene Colour - Carotene derivative
    • E160e Beta-apo-8-carotenal Colour - Carotene derivative
    • E160f Ethyl ester of Beta-apo-8-cartonoic acid Colour - Carotene derivative
    • E161a Flavoxanthin Colour - Plant Safe ??
    • E161b Lutein Colour - Plant
    • E161c Cryptoxanthin Colour - Plant
    • E161d Rubixanthin Colour - Plant
    • E161e Violaxanthin Colour - Plant
    • E161f Rhodoxanthin Colour - Plant
    • E161g Canthaxanthin Colour - Plant
    • E162 Beetroot Red / Betanin Colour - Plant
    • E163 Anthocyanins Colour - Plant
    • E170 Calcium Carbonate (Chalk) Colour - Inorganic Safe
    • E171 Titanium Dioxide Colour - Inorganic
    • E172 Iron Oxides and Hydroxides Colour - Inorganic
    • E173 Aluminium Colour - Inorganic
    • E174 Silver Colour - Inorganic
    • E175 Gold Colour - Inorganic Safe ??
    • E180 Pigment Rubine / Lithol Rubine BK Colour - Inorganic
    • E200 Sorbic Acid Preservative - Sorbic Acid and its salts may cause headaches and iIntestinal upset
    • E201 Soduim Sorbate Preservative - Sorbic Acid and its salts may cause headaches and intestinal upset
    • E202 Potassium Sorbate Preservative - Sorbic Acid and its salts may cause headaches and intestinal upset
    • E203 Calcium Sorbate Preservative - Sorbic Acid and its salts may cause headaches and intestinal upset
    • E210 Benzoic Acid Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts may cause headaches and intestinal upset
    • May increase hyperactivity in affected children. Asthmatics sometimes react badly. Be cautious if you suffer from allergies or intolerances.
    • E211 Sodium Benzoate Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts Same as E210
    • E212 Potassium Benzoate Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts Same as E210
    • E213 Calcium Benzoate Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts Same as E210
    • E214 Ethyl 4-hydroxybenzoate Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts Same as E210
    • E215 Ethyl 4-hydroxybenzoate, Sodium Salt Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts Same as E210
    • E216 Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts Same as E210
    • E217 Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate, Sodium Salt Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts Same as E210
    • E218 Methyl 4-hydroxybenzoate Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts Same as E210
    • E219 Methyl 4-hydroxybenzoate, Sodium Salt Preservative - Benzoic Acid and its salts Same as E210
    • E220 Sulphur Dioxide Preservative - Sulphur Dioxide and its salts may cause headaches and intestinal upset, skin disorders but destroys Vitamin B12
    • E221 Sodium Sulphite Preservative - Sulphur Dioxide and its salts Same as E220
    • E222 Sodium Hydrogen Sulphite Preservative - Sulphur Dioxide and its salts Same as E220
    • E223 Sodium Metabisulphite Preservative - Sulphur Dioxide and its salts Same as E220
    • E224 Potassium Metabisulphite Preservative - Sulphur Dioxide and its salts Same as E220
    • E226 Calcium Sulphite Preservative - Sulphur Dioxide and its salts Same as E220
    • E227 Calcium Hydrogen Sulphite Preservative - Sulphur Dioxide and its salts Same as E220
    • E230 Biphenyl / Diphenyl Preservative - Biphenyl and its derivatives may cause headaches and intestinal upset and skin disorders
    • E231 2-Hydroxybiphenyl Preservative - Biphenyl and its derivatives Same as E230
    • E232 Sodium Biphenyl-2-yl Oxide Preservative - Biphenyl and its derivatives Same as E230
    • E233 2-(Thiazol-4-yl) Benzimidazole Preservative - other Same as E230
    • E239 Hexamine Preservative - other Same as E230
    • E249 Potassium Nitrate Preservative - Pickling Salts Same as E230
    • E250 Sodium Nitrite Preservative - Pickling Salts Same as E230
    • E251 Sodium Nitrate Preservative - Pickling Salts Same as E230
    • E252 Potassium Nitrate(Saltpetre) Preservative - Pickling Salts Same as E230
    • E260 Acetic Acid Miscellaneous - Acids and their Salts may cause headaches and intestinal upset and skin disorders
    • E261 Potassium Acetate Miscellaneous - Acids and their Salts may cause headaches and intestinal upset and skin disorders
    • E262 Potassium Hydrogen Diacetate Miscellaneous - Acids and their Salts may cause headaches and intestinal upset and skin disorders
    • E263 Calcium Acetate Miscellaneous - Acids and their Salts
    • E270 Lactic Acid Miscellaneous - Acids and their Salts
    • E280 Propionic Acid Preservative - Acids and their Salts
    • E281 Sodium Propionate Preservative- Acids and their Salts
    • E282 Calcium Propionate Preservative- Acids and their Salts
    • E283 Potassuim Propionate Preservative- Acids and their Salts
    • E290 Carbon Dioxide Miscellaneous - Acids and their Salts may cause intestinal upset
    • E300 L-Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) Antioxidants- Vitamin C and derivatives Safe
    • E301 Sodium-L-Ascorbate Antioxidants- Vitamin C and derivatives Safe
    • E302 Calcium-L-Ascorbate Antioxidants- Vitamin C and derivatives Safe
    • E304 Ascorbyl Palmitate Antioxidants- Vitamin C and derivatives Safe
    • E306 Natural Extracts rich in Tocopherols Antioxidants- Vitamin E Safe
    • E307 Synthetic Alpha-Tocopherol Antioxidants- Vitamin E Safe
    • E308 Synthetic Gamma-Tocopherol Antioxidants- Vitamin E Safe
    • E309 Synthetic Delta-Tocopherol Antioxidants- Vitamin E Safe
    • E310 Propyl Gallate Antioxidants- other
    • E311 Octyl Gallate Antioxidants- other
    • E312 Dodecyl Gallate Antioxidants- other
    • E320 Butylated Hydroxyanisole (BHA) Antioxidants- other May increase hyperactivity in affected children. Asthmatics sometimes react badly. Be cautious if you suffer from allergies or intolerances. May not be suitable for babies
    • E321 Butylated Hydroxytoluene (BHT) Antioxidants- other Same as E320
    • E322 Lecithins Emulsifiers and Stabilisers
    • E325 Sodium Lactate Miscellaneous - Salts of Lactic Acid
    • E326 Potassium Lactate Miscellaneous - Salts of Lactic Acid
    • E327 Calcium Lactate Miscellaneous - Salts of Lactic Acid
    • E330 Citric Acid Miscellaneous - Citric Acid and its Salts may cause intestinal upset
    • E331 Sodium Citrates Miscellaneous - Citric Acid and its Salts
    • E332 Potassium Citrates Miscellaneous - Citric Acid and its Salts
    • E333 Calcium Citrates Miscellaneous - Citric Acid and its Salts
    • E334 Tartaric Acid Miscellaneous - Tartaric Acid and its salts possible intestinal upsets
    • E335 Sodium Tartrate Miscellaneous - Tartaric Acid and its Salts
    • E336 Potassium Tartrate (Cream of Tartar) Miscellaneous - Tartaric Acid and its salts
    • E337 Potassium Sodium Tartrate Miscellaneous - Tartaric Acid and its salts
    • E338 Orthophosphoric Acid Miscellaneous - Phosphoric Acid and its Salts
    • E339 Sodium Phosphates Miscellaneous - Phosphoric Acid and its Salts
    • E340 Potassium Phosphates Miscellaneous - Phosphoric Acid and its Salts
    • E341 Calcium Phosphates Miscellaneous - Phosphoric Acid and its Salts
    • E400 Alginic Acid Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Alginates
    • E401 Sodium Alginate Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Alginates Safe
    • E402 Potassium Alginate Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Alginates Safe
    • E403 Ammonium Alginate Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Alginates Safe
    • E404 Calcium Alginate Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Alginates
    • E405 Propane-1,2-Diol Alginate Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Alginates
    • E406 Agar Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Other plant gums Safe
    • E407 Carrageenan Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Other plant gums Safe
    • E410 Locust Bean Gum (Carob Gum) Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Other plant gums
    • E412 Guar Gum Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Other plant gums Safe
    • E413 Tragacanth Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Other plant gums be cautious if you suffer from allergies or intolerances.
    • E414 Gum Acacia (Gum Arabic) Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Other plant gums Safe ?
    • E415 Xanthan Gum Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Other plant gums Safe ?
    • E420 Sorbitol Sugar Alcohols
    • E421 Mannitol Sugar Alcohols
    • E422 Glycerol Sugar Alcohols
    • E440a Pectin Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Pectin and derivatives
    • E440b Amidated Pectin Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Pectin and derivatives
    • E450a,b,c Sodium and Potassium Phosphates and Polyphosphates Miscellaneous
    • E460 Microcrystalline / Powdered Cellulose Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Cellulose and derivatives
    • E461 Methylcellulose Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Cellulose and derivatives
    • E463 Hydroxypropylcellulose Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Cellulose and derivatives
    • E464 Hydroxypropyl-Methylcellulose Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Cellulose and derivatives
    • E465 Ethylmethylcellulose Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Cellulose and derivatives
    • E466 Carboxymethylcellulose, Sodium Salt Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Cellulose and derivatives
    • E470 Sodium, Potassium and Calcium Salts of Fatty Acids Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - salts or Esters of Fatty Acids
    • E471 Mono-and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - salts or Esters of Fatty Acids
    • E472 Various Esters of Mono-and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - salts or Esters of Fatty Acids
    • E473 Sucrose Esters of Fatty Acids Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - salts or Esters of Fatty Acids
    • E474 Sucroglycerides Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - salts or Esters of Fatty Acids
    • E475 Polyglycerol Esters of Fatty Acids Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Salts or Esters of Fatty Acids
    • E477 Propane-1,2-Diol Esters of Fatty Acids Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Salts or Esters of Fatty Acids
    • E481 Sodium Stearoyl-2-Lactylate Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Salts or Esters of Fatty Acids
    • E482 Calcium Stearoyl-2-Lactylate Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Salts or Esters of Fatty Acids
    • E483 Stearyl Tartrate Emulsifiers and Stabilisers - Salts or Esters of Fatty Acids they are additives and some can be dangerous and also cause children to be hyperactive

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    Jeeeeeeez.. are you kidding me?? It would be nearly impossible to check for all of those things.. why do they use all that sh!t?

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    Thanks for that..... now to look through my pantry!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


 

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