78, which contains menthol and glucose, but not hexylresorcinol
, so they'll only soothe and cool.
THE EUROPEAN Union (EU) Council of Ministers has approved seven new additives as safe to use in EU foodstuffs: erythritol, soybean hemicellulose, ethyl cellulose, hexylresorcinol
, tertiary butyl hydroquinone (TBHQ), pullulan, and starch aluminium octenyl succinate.
The researchers also learned to preserve fresh-cut mangoes by treating slices with a combination of hexylresorcinol
, isoascorbic acid, and potassium sorbate--all food-safe compounds derived from natural products--and storing the slices in plastic containers to prevent drying.