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Flashcards in DnT- Food Additives Deck (13):
1

Additive are also used

To make food look and taste different

2

In the past people

Added vinegar, salt or sugar to preserve food

3

Additives aren't

Food on their own and sometimes they may even be synthetic

4

Colourant

Improve appearance

5

Flavoring

Add and increase taste

6

Preservatives

Make food last longer

7

Antioxidants

Prevent colour, taste and nutritional value spoiling

8

Anti-caking agents

Prevents ingredients from clumping together

9

Emulsifiers and stabilizers

Prevents ingredients from separating

10

By law,

Manufacturers have to list additives on the food label

11

E 100's

Colourants

12

E 200's and E 300's

Acids and preservatives

13

E 400's

Emulsifiers, thickeners, stabilizers and anti-caking agents

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