e-number


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e-number

An earlier term for "i-number." See XDI.
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"I think most parents are now very concerned about sugar and their children's dental health, and the colourings that go into food and the E-numbers, because some of these things have had an affect on children's behaviour," says Gulshinder, a senior dietitian.
E-NUMBER 1: Quinoline Yellow E104 in Banana Flava Shaka Milkshake.
You know how supermarkets are meant to sell loads of over-salted, fat-saturated, e-number bombarded, pre-prepared junk food?
The kids could have their entire nursery class round for an E-number fuelled rave and I'd never notice.
The magazine concludes that additives are essential to provide safe,convenient food all year round but questions the need for E-number ingredients to make food more colourful.
As regards a name for the Euro Council, Sir Nigel Wicks, President of the Monetary Council is opposed to the E-number proposal which, he fears, would give credence to suggestions that there will be only a set number of participants in the first wave of EMU.
Its premier vegetarian capsules are already popular among brands looking to achieve a variety of on-pack claims, but coloring the shell has previously required an E-number. The new food colored capsules, labeled as natural colorants in the United States, allow customers to create bright, eye-catching supplements that also appeal to consumers seeking improved supply chain transparency and a natural positioning.
It is a natural food ingredient, so it has no E-number, is GMO-free and contains no allergens, the company said.
SWEETS and other food containing six E-number colourings which increase hyperactivity in children will have to carry a health warning following a ruling by the European Parliament yesterday.
Failing that we could harness parent power and simply refuse to buy anything with a dodgy e-number.
Last year's study by researchers at Southampton University tested the effect of two mixtures of "E-number" food additives.
OK, that doesn't sound that nice, but at least it doesn't have an E-number.