PROCESSED EUCHEUMA SEAWEED

General Information


Synonyms: CARRAGEENAN WITH CELLULOSE, EUCHEUMA SEAWEED, PES, PNG-CARRAGEENAN, SEMI-REFINED CARRAGEENAN
INS: 407a
Functional Class:
  • Food Additives
    • EMULSIFIER
    • GELLING_AGENT
    • STABILIZER
    • THICKENER

Evaluations


Evaluation year: 2007
ADI: NOT SPECIFIED
Comments: Group ADI for carrageenan and processed eucheuma seaweed. The Committee was of the view that based on the information available, it is inadvisable to use carrageenan or processed eucheuma seaweed in infant formulas.
Meeting: 44
Specs Code: R
Report: TRS 947-JECFA68/
Tox Monograph: FAS 59-JECFA68/
Specification: FAO JECFA Monographs 4- JECFA 68/ . R
Previous Years: 2001, TRS 909-JECFA 57/32, COMPENDIUM ADDENDUM 9/FNP 52 Add.9/81; FAO JECFA Monographs 1 vol.3/165, FAS 48-JECFA 57/91. NOT SPECIFIED (GROUP ADI FOR CARRAGEENAN AND PROCESSED EUCHEUMA SEAWEED). NS. R
1998, TRS 891-JECFA 51/40, COMPENDIUM ADDENDUM 6/FNP 5