POTASSIUM BROMATE

General Information


Chemical Names: POTASSIUM BROMATE
CAS number: 7758-01-2
INS: 924a
Functional Class:
  • Food Additives
    • FOOD_ADDITIVE

Evaluations


Evaluation year: 1995
Comments: At its forty-fourth meeting (1995), in light of new data showing residual levels of bromate in bread, the Committee considered that the conclusions of the thirty-ninth meeting (1992) still applied.
Treatment Level: USE AS A FLOUR TREATMENT AGENT IS NOT ACCEPTABLE (1992)
Meeting: 44
Specs Code: R
Report: TRS 859-JECFA 44/35
Tox Monograph: FAS 30-JECFA 39/285 (1992)
Specification: COMPENDIUM ADDENDUM 12/FNP 52 Add. 12/67 (METALS LIMITS) (2004)
Previous Years: 1995, COMPENDIUM ADDENDUM 3/FNP 52 Add.3/147. R
1992, TRS 828-JECFA 39/29, COMPENDIUM ADDENDUM 1/FNP 52 Add.1/95, FAS 30-JECFA 39/285. WITHDRAWN (NOT APPROPRIATE FOR USE AS A FLOUR-TREATMENT AGENT. PREVIOUS ACCEPTABLE LEVEL OF TREATMENT OF FLOURS FOR BRE