Gum guaicum :IN 241

Origin: Gum guaicum, or guaiac resin,[1] is a substance produced from the tree species Guaiacum officinale.

Function & characteristics: It is registered as food additive: as a preservative under the E number E241, and as an antioxidant under E314.

Products: Preservative.

Daily intake:Up to 1 mg/kg body weight

Side effects:None

Dietary restrictions: Yes

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