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1516: Glycerol monoacetate

1516 is commercially produced from acetic acid and glycerol.

Function & characteristics:
Solvent for flavours.

Many products.

Acceptable Daily Intake:
None determined.

Side effects:
None known when used in foods.

Dietary restrictions:
1516 can be used by all religious groups, vegetarians and vegans.


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