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E 511: Magnesium chloride

Natural salt, part of sea salt and rock salt.

Function & characteristics:
Acidity regulator

Sterilised vegetables.

Acceptable Daily Intake:
None determined.

Side effects:
Can act as a laxative.

Dietary restrictions:
All religious groups, vegans and vegetarians can use E511


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