The EU has adopted a new list of flavouring
substances that can be added to foodstuffs, in line with its obligations under Regulation 1334/2008.
The label just states "natural flavouring
" on both.
Overall verdict: Tasty and satisfying but loaded with sugar and artificial colours and flavourings
The company has also launched the Natural Selection range of natural chicken and beef flavourings
for food manufacturers.
The County Kerry-based group, whose products include Homepride flour and Richmond and Walls sausages, also paid pounds 43 million for Florida-based citrus flavouring
firm SunPure in February.
FROZEN ice lollies have 22 ingredients, including 12 additives: flavourings
, betanin, circumin, beta carotene, copper chlorophyll, citric acid, guar gum, gelatine, carboxymethyl- cellulose, carrageenan, E471, lecithin.Wrigley's Gum
The new flavourings
extend the existing portfolio of APSS[TM] flavours, which has been developed to improve the sweetness profile of calorie-reduced products.
Using Kern's test for p53 activity, which makes a fluorescent compound that "glows" when p53 is activated, they mixed dilutions of the food products and flavourings
with human cells and grew them in laboratory dishes for 18 hours.
are substances added to food in order to impart or modify odour and/or taste.
THE EUROPEAN Parliament has voted for more openness within a proposed common European Union (EU) authorisation procedure for food additives enzymes and flavourings
: "any decisions and the reasons behind them must be made public", said MEPs.
TWICE the salt level of plain crisps and contain flavourings