Food Additives Data Book
This major new reference work covers all the "must-have" technical data on food additives. Compiled by food industry experts with a proven track record of producing high quality reference work, this volume is the definitive resource for technologists in small, medium and large companies, and for workers in research, government and academic institutions.
The use of additives in food is a dynamic one, as consumers demandfewer additives in foods and as governments review the list ofadditives approved and their permitted levels. Scientists alsorefine the knowledge of the risk assessment process as well asimprove analytical methods and the use of alternative additives,processes or ingredients. Since the first edition of the FoodAdditives Databook was published, there have been numerouschanges due to these developments and some additives are no longerpermitted, some have new permitted levels of use and new additiveshave been assessed and approved.
Provides data on some 1,350 food additives, including direct and indirect additives, packaging materials, pesticides, and selected animal drugs. Each additive is covered in a separate alphabetical entry which features physical properties, usage informatio