ethoxyquin


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ethoxyquin

an antioxidant added to animal feeds to prevent loss of fat, vitamins A and E, and to prevent avian encephalomalacia.
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01ppm for Ethoxyquin in shrimps from India and Vietnam without any reason in August 2012.
Hoke and his colleagues discovered that ethoxyquin and its derivatives protected against paclitaxelinduced peripheral neuropathy without affecting its ability to kill cancer cells.
Ethoxyquin is a quinoline-based antioxidant used as a food preservative and a pesticide.
Indeed, from 2005 through 2010, the authorizations for use granted by European Union authorities expired for 12 of the tested pesticides, including several in vitro AR antagonists (procymidone, prochloraz, vinclozolin, ethoxyquin, endosulfan, azinphos-methyl, bromopropylate, dicofol, and fenitrothion) and 3 without evidence of antiandrogenic activity (bifenthrin, propargite, and profenofos).
Grain products, plant protein products, forage products, animal protein products, process grain by-products, vitamin A supplement, D activated animal sterol (source of vitamin D), ethoxyquin (a preservative), vitamin E supplement, riboflavin supplement, DL-methionine, vitamin B12 supplement, menadione sodium bisulfate (source of vitamin K activity), sodium selenite, choline chloride, calcium pantothenate, niacin supplement, calcium carbonate, dicalcium phosphate, manganous oxide, calcium iodate, copper oxide, zinc oxide
Post-harvest handling: verification that it is free of chemical preservatives such as Ethoxyquin
Synthetic antioxidants include Butylated Hydroxytoluene (BHT), Butylated Hydroxyanisole (BHA), and Ethoxyquin.
In September 2012, Japan s Food Safety Commission announced new regulations that would impose compulsory testing for Ethoxyquin in shrimp consignments.
The use of human-grade fish fillets means that there is no ethoxyquin, which can be found in feed-quality fish meal, sometimes used in other fish based pet foods.
Feed Antioxidants Market by Type (BHA, BHT, Ethoxyquin & Others), by Livestock (Swine, Cattle, Poultry, Aquatic Animals & Others), by Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018
Others (n = 44) Amitraz Benfuresate Bentazone Benzoximate Biphenyl Bitertanol Bromopropylate Chinomethionat Chloridazon Dazomet Diquat Ethoxyquin Fenarimol Ferimzone Fluazinam Imazalil Imidacloprid Iminoctadine Indanofan Ioxynil octanoate Iprodione Isoprothiolane Lenacil 4-Chloro-o-toloxyacetic acid (MCPA) 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) Paraquat Pendimethalin 2-Phenylphenol Probenazole Procymidone Propiconazole Pyrazolynate Pyrazoxyfen Pyroquilon Sethoxydim Thiabendazole Thiocyclam Thiophanate-methyl Triadimefon Tricyclazole Triflumizole Trifluralin Triforine Vinclozolin EPN, O-ethyl O-p-nitrophenyl phenylphosphonothioate.