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Substance Name

Pectin
Identification Number: CASRN | 9000-69-5

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  • CATEGORIES: Food Additives with E Numbers | Emulsifiers | EAFUS (Everything Added to Food in the United States) | PESTICIDE active ingredient | Inert Pesticide Ingredient USA - Non Food Use Only | Pesticide or Plant Growth Regulator Approved in Australia
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  • DESCRIPTION: E Number: E440 | Food Additives with E Numbers used in Australia, NZ, UK and the EU. Over 400 in total. | Substance has been approved in: Australia and NZ | EU and UK | | Emulsifiers | Occurs naturally in fruits, roots and stems of plants. | Used as a stabiliser and jelling agent. Added to preserves, jellies and mint sauce.
  • COMMENTS: Residues of this pesticide are NOT tested for on Australian Foods even though the Pesticide is approved in Australia. This is partly so because this pesticide is not usually used around food agriculture. | Last update 2012 - FSANZ (Food Standards Australia New Zealand), UK and EU updated 2014 | Pesticide approved in Australia
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  • DATA SOURCES: DATA SOURCES: FSANZ and FSA | EAFUS | APVMA | EPA USA - Pesticide Inerts
  • LAST UPDATE: 28/04/2018

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