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E912 : Montan wax

Wax obtained by solvent extraction of lignite (brown coal). It consists of non-glyceride carboxylic acid esters, free acids and resins.

Function & Characteristics:
Coating for citrus fruits.

Citrus fruits

Acceptable daily intake (ADI) :
None determined

Side effects:
None known.

Dietary restrictions:
None. E912 can be used by all religious groups, vegans and vegetarians. is an initiative of Stichting Food-Info, The Netherlands

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