ASPARTAME

General Information


Synonyms: ASPARTYL PHENYLALANINE METHYL ESTER
Chemical Names: N-L-alpha-ASPARTYL-L-PHENYLALANINE-1-METHYL ESTER; 3-AMINO-N-(alpha-CARBOMETHOXY-PHENETHYL)-SUCCINAMIC ACID
CAS number: 22389-47-0
INS: 951
Functional Class:
  • Food Additives
    • SWEETENER

Evaluations


Evaluation year: 2016
ADI: 0-40 mg/kg bw
Comments: Considered for specifications only
Meeting: 82
Specs Code: R,T
Report: TRS 1000-JECFA 82/81
Specification: FAO JECFA Monographs 19/5

Evaluation year: 1981
ADI: 0-40 mg/kg bw
Meeting: 25
Specs Code: R
Report: TRS 669-JECFA 25/27
Tox Monograph: FAS 16-JECFA 25/28
Specification: COMPENDIUM ADDENDUM 9/FNP 52 Add.9/192 (METALS LIMITS) (2001); FAO JECFA Monographs 1 vol.1/121
Previous Years: 1981, FNP 19-JECFA 25/23. R; COMPENDIUM/161
1980, TRS 653-JECFA 24/20, FNP 17-JECFA 24/10, FAS 15-JECFA 24/18. 0-40 (ADI FOR DIKETOPIPERAZINE-IMPURITY FOUND IN ASPARTAME: 0-7.5) FU. R
1979, TRS 648-JECFA 23/31. DECISION POSTPONED. S
1977, TRS 617-JECFA 21/23. DECISION POSTPONED. NO. S,T
1976, TRS 599/FNS 1-JECFA 20/10, FAS 11/FNS 1B-JECFA 20/4. DECISION POSTPONED. NO. N,T
1975, NMRS 55/TRS 576-JECFA 19/21. NO ADI. NO. O