ASPARTAME

Overview

Chemical Names
N-L-alpha-Aspartyl-L-phenylalanine-1-methyl ester; 3-Amino-n-(alpha-carbomethoxy-phenethyl)-succinamic acid
Synonyms
Aspartyl phenylalanine methyl ester
CAS number
22389-47-0
INS
951
Functional Class
Food Additives
SWEETENER
INS matches
951

Evaluations

Evaluation year: 2016

ADI:
0-40 mg/kg bw

Comments:
Considered for specifications only
Meeting:
82
Specs Code:
R,T

Evaluation year: 1981

ADI:
0-40 mg/kg bw
Meeting:
25
Specs Code:
R
Tox Monograph: 
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
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