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E numbers are number codes for food additives and are usually found on food labels throughout the European Union. - Wikipedia

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E100
   is   
Curcumin
Food Colouring [100–109 yellows]
E101
   is   
Riboflavin
Food Colouring [100–109 yellows]
E102
   is   
Tartrazine
Food Colouring [100–109 yellows]
E104
   is   
Quinoline Yellow
Food Colouring [100–109 yellows]
E110
   is   
Sunset Yellow FCF; Orange Yellow S
Food Colouring [110–119 oranges]
E120
   is   
Cochineal; Carminic Acid; Carmines
Food Colouring [120–129 reds]
E122
   is   
Azorubine; Carmoisine
Food Colouring [120–129 reds]
E123
   is   
Amaranth
Food Colouring [120–129 reds]
E124
   is   
Ponceau 4R; Cochineal Red A
Food Colouring [120–129 reds]
E127
   is   
Erythrosine
Food Colouring [120–129 reds]
E128
   is   
Red 2G
Food Colouring [120–129 reds]
E129
   is   
Allura Red AC
Food Colouring [120–129 reds]
E131
   is   
Patent Blue V
Food Colouring [130–139 blues & violets]
E132
   is   
Lndigotine; Indigo Carmine
Food Colouring [130–139 blues & violets]
E133
   is   
Brilliant Blue FCF
Food Colouring [130–139 blues & violets]
E140
   is   
Chlorophylls and Chlorophyllins
Food Colouring [140–149 greens]
E141
   is   
Copper Complexes of Chlorophyll and Chlorophyllins
Food Colouring [140–149 greens]
E142
   is   
Green S
Food Colouring [140–149 greens]
E150a
   is   
Plain Caramel
Food Colouring [150–159 browns & blacks]
E150b
   is   
Caustic Sulphite Caramel
Food Colouring [150–159 browns & blacks]
E150c
   is   
Ammonia Caramel
Food Colouring [150–159 browns & blacks]
E150d
   is   
Sulphite Ammonia Caramel
Food Colouring [150–159 browns & blacks]
E151
   is   
Brilliant Black
Food Colouring [150–159 browns & blacks] - BN; Black PN
E153
   is   
Vegetable Carbon
Food Colouring [150–159 browns & blacks]
E154
   is   
Brown FK
Food Colouring [150–159 browns & blacks]
E155
   is   
Brown HT
Food Colouring [150–159 browns & blacks]
E160a
   is   
Carotenes
Food Colouring [150–159 browns & blacks] 160–199 other colours
E160b
   is   
Annatto; Bixin; Norbixin
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E160c
   is   
Paprika Extract
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours] - Capsanthian; Capsorubin
E160d
   is   
Lycopene
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E160e
   is   
Beta-apo-8'-carotenal (C30)
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E160f
   is   
Ethyl Ester of Beta-apo-8'-carotenoic Acid (C30)
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E161b
   is   
Lutein
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E161g
   is   
Canthaxanthin
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E162
   is   
Beetroot Red; Betanin
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E163
   is   
Anthocyanins
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E170
   is   
Calcium Carbonate
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E170
   is   
Calcium Carbonates
E171
   is   
Titanium Dioxide
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E172
   is   
Iron Oxides and Hydroxides
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E173
   is   
Aluminium
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E174
   is   
Silver
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E175
   is   
Gold
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E180
   is   
Litholrubine BK
Food Colouring [160–199 other colours]
E200
   is   
Sorbic Acid
E202
   is   
Potassium Sorbate
Preservative
E203
   is   
Calcium Sorbate
Preservative
E210
   is   
Benzoic Acid
Preservative
E211
   is   
Sodium Benzoate
Preservative
E212
   is   
Potassium Benzoate
Preservative
E213
   is   
Calcium Benzoate
Preservative
E214
   is   
Ethyl P-hydroxybenzoate
Preservative
E215
   is   
Sodium Ethyl P-hydroxybenzoate
Preservative
E216
   is   
Propyl P-hydroxybenzoate
Preservative
E217
   is   
Sodium Propyl P-hydroxybenzoate
Preservative
E218
   is   
Methyl P-hydroxybenzoate
Preservative
E219
   is   
Sodium Methyl P-hydroxybenzoate
Preservative
E220
   is   
Sulphur Dioxide
Preservative
E221
   is   
Sodium Sulphite
Preservative
E222
   is   
Sodium Hydrogen Sulphite
Preservative
E223
   is   
Sodium Metabisuiphite
Preservative
E224
   is   
Potassium Metabisulphite
Preservative
E226
   is   
Calcium Sulphite
Preservative
E227
   is   
Calcium Hydrogen Sulphite
Preservative
E228
   is   
Potassium Hydrogen Sulphite
Preservative
E230
   is   
Biphenyl; Diphenyl
Preservative
E231
   is   
Orthophenyl Phenol
Preservative
E232
   is   
Sodium Orthophenyl Phenol
Preservative
E234
   is   
Nisin
Preservative
E235
   is   
Natamycin
Preservative
E239
   is   
Hexamethylene Tetramine
Preservative
E242
   is   
Dimethyl Dicarbonate
Preservative
E249
   is   
Potassium Nitrite
Preservative
E250
   is   
Sodium Nitrite
Preservative
E251
   is   
Sodium Nitrate
Preservative
E252
   is   
Potassium Nitrate
Preservative
E260
   is   
Acetic Acid
E261
   is   
Potassium Acetate
E262
   is   
Sodium Acetate
E263
   is   
Calcium Acetate
E270
   is   
Lactic Acid
E280
   is   
Propionic Acid
Preservative
E281
   is   
Sodium Propionate
Preservative
E282
   is   
Calcium Propionate
Preservative
E283
   is   
Potassium Propionate
Preservative
E284
   is   
Boric Acid
Preservative
E285
   is   
Sodium Tetraborate; Borax
Preservative
E290
   is   
Carbon Dioxide
E296
   is   
Malic Acid
E297
   is   
Fumaric Acid
E300
   is   
Ascorbic Acid
Antioxidants
E301
   is   
Sodium Ascorbate
Antioxidants
E302
   is   
Calcium Ascorbate
Antioxidants
E304
   is   
Fatty Acid Esters of Ascorbic Acid
Antioxidants
E306
   is   
Tocopherols
Antioxidants
E307
   is   
Alpha-tocopherol
Antioxidants
E308
   is   
Gamma-tocopherol
Antioxidants
E309
   is   
Delta-tocopherol
Antioxidants
E310
   is   
Propyl Gallate
Antioxidants
E311
   is   
Octyl Gallate
Antioxidants
E312
   is   
Dodecyl Gallate
Antioxidants
E315
   is   
Erythorbic Acid
Antioxidants
E316
   is   
Sodium Erythorbate
Antioxidants
E320
   is   
Butylated Hydroxyanisole
(BHA) -- Antioxidants
E321
   is   
Butylated Hydroxytoluene
(BHT) -- Antioxidants
E322
   is   
Lecithins
E325
   is   
Sodium Lactate
E326
   is   
Potassium Lactate
E327
   is   
Calcium Lactate
E330
   is   
Citric Acid
E331
   is   
Sodium Citrates
E332
   is   
Potassium Citrates
E333
   is   
Calcium Citrates
E334
   is   
Tartaric Acid (L-(+))
E335
   is   
Sodium Tartrates
E336
   is   
Potassium Tartrates
E337
   is   
Sodium Potassium Tartrate
E338
   is   
Phosphoric Acid
E339
   is   
Sodium Phosphates
E340
   is   
Potassium Phosphates
E341
   is   
Calcium Phosphates
E343
   is   
Magnesium Phosphates
E350
   is   
Sodium Malates
E351
   is   
Potassium Malate
E352
   is   
Calcium Malates
E353
   is   
Metatartaric Acid
E354
   is   
Calcium Tartrate
E355
   is   
Adipic Acid
E356
   is   
Sodium Adipate
E357
   is   
Potassium Adipate
E363
   is   
Succinic Acid
E380
   is   
Triammonium Citrate
E385
   is   
Calcium Disodium Ethylene Diamine Tetra-acetate; Calcium Disodium EDTA
E400
   is   
Alginic Acid
E401
   is   
Sodium Alginate
E402
   is   
Potassium Alginate
E403
   is   
Ammonium Alginate
E404
   is   
Calcium Alginate
E405
   is   
Propane-1,2-diol Alginate
E406
   is   
Agar
E407
   is   
Carrageenan
E407a
   is   
Processed Eucheuma Seaweed
E410
   is   
Locust Bean Gum; Carob Gum
E412
   is   
Guar Gum
E413
   is   
Tragacanth
E414
   is   
Acacia Gum; Gum Arabic
E415
   is   
Xanthan Gum
E416
   is   
Karaya Gum
E417
   is   
Tara Gum
E418
   is   
Gellan Gum
E420
   is   
Sorbitol
Sweetener
E421
   is   
Mannitol
Sweetener
E422
   is   
Glycerol
E425
   is   
Konjac
E431
   is   
Polyoxyethylene (40) Stearate
E432
   is   
Polyoxyethylene Sorbitan Monolaurate; Polysorbate 20
E433
   is   
Polyoxyethylene Sorbitan Mono-oleate; Polysorbate 80
E434
   is   
Polyoxyethylene Sorbitan Monopalmitate; Polysorbate 40
E435
   is   
Polyoxyethylene Sorbitan Monostearate; Polysorbate 60
E436
   is   
Polyoxyethylene Sorbitan Tristearate; Polysorbate 65
E440
   is   
Pectins
E442
   is   
Ammonium Phosphatides
E444
   is   
Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate
E445
   is   
Glycerol Esters of Wood Rosins
E450
   is   
Diphosphates
E451
   is   
Triphosphates
E452
   is   
Polyphosphates
E459
   is   
Beta-cyclodextrin
E460
   is   
Cellulose
E461
   is   
Methyl Cellulose
E463
   is   
Hydroxypropyl Cellulose
E464
   is   
Hydroxypropyl Methyl Cellulose
E465
   is   
Ethyl Methyl Cellulose
E466
   is   
Carboxy Methyl Cellulose
E467
   is   
Sodium Carboxy Methyl Cellulose
E468
   is   
Crosslinked Sodium Carboxy Methyl Cellulose
E469
   is   
Enzymatically Hydrolysed Carboxy Methyl Cellulose
E470a
   is   
Sodium, Potassium and Calcium Salts of Fatty Acids
E470b
   is   
Magnesium Salts of Fatty Acids
E471
   is   
Mono- and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids
E472a
   is   
Acetic Acid Esters of Mono- and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids
E472b
   is   
Lactic Acid Esters of Mono- and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids
E472c
   is   
Citric Acid Esters of Mono- and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids
E472d
   is   
Tartaric Acid Esters of Mono- and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids
E472e
   is   
Mono- and Diacetyltartaric Acid Esters of Mono- and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids
E472f
   is   
Mixed Acetic and Tartaric Acid Esters of Mono- and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids
E473
   is   
Sucrose Esters of Fatty Acids
E474
   is   
Sucroglycerides
E475
   is   
Polyglycerol Esters of Fatty Acids
E476
   is   
Polyglycerol Polyricinoleate
E477
   is   
Propane-1,2-diol Esters of Fatty Acids
E479b
   is   
Thermally Oxidised Soya Bean Oil Interacted With Mono and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids
E481
   is   
Sodium Stearoyl-2-lactylate
E482
   is   
Calcium Stearoyl-2-lactylate
E483
   is   
Stearyl Tartrate
E491
   is   
Sorbitan Monostearate
E492
   is   
Sorbitan Tristearate
E493
   is   
Sorbitan Monolaurate
E494
   is   
Sorbitan Monooleate
E495
   is   
Sorbitan Monopalmitate
E500
   is   
Sodium Carbonates
E501
   is   
Potassium Carbonates
E503
   is   
Ammonium Carbonates
E504
   is   
Magnesium Carbonates
E507
   is   
Hydrochloric Acid
E508
   is   
Potassium Chloride
E509
   is   
Calcium Chloride
E511
   is   
Magnesium Chloride
E512
   is   
Stannous Chloride
E513
   is   
Sulphuric Acid
E514
   is   
Sodium Sulphates
E515
   is   
Potassium Sulphates
E516
   is   
Calcium Sulphate
E517
   is   
Ammonium Sulphate
E520
   is   
Aluminium Sulphate
E521
   is   
Aluminium Sodium Sulphate
E522
   is   
Aluminium Potassium Sulphate
E523
   is   
Aluminium Ammonium Sulphate
E524
   is   
Sodium Hydroxide
E525
   is   
Potassium Hydroxide
E526
   is   
Calcium Hydroxide
E527
   is   
Ammonium Hydroxide
E528
   is   
Magnesium Hydroxide
E529
   is   
Calcium Oxide
E530
   is   
Magnesium Oxide
E535
   is   
Sodium Ferrocyanide
E536
   is   
Potassium Ferrocyanide
E538
   is   
Calcium Ferrocyanide
E541
   is   
Sodium Aluminium Phosphate
E551
   is   
Silicon Dioxide
E552
   is   
Calcium Silicate
E553
   is   
Magnesium Silicate
E554
   is   
Sodium Aluminium Silicate
E555
   is   
Potassium Aluminium Silicate
E556
   is   
Aluminium Calcium Silicate
E558
   is   
Bentonite
E559
   is   
Aluminium Silicate; Kaolin
E570
   is   
Fatty Acids
E574
   is   
Gluconic Acid
E575
   is   
Glucono Delta-lactone
E576
   is   
Sodium Gluconate
E577
   is   
Potassium Gluconate
E578
   is   
Calcium Gluconate
E579
   is   
Ferrous Gluconate
E585
   is   
Ferrous Lactate
E620
   is   
Glutamic Acid
E621
   is   
Monosodium Glutamate
E622
   is   
Monopotassium Glutamate
E623
   is   
Calcium Diglutamate
E624
   is   
Monoammonium Glutamate
E625
   is   
Magnesium Diglutamate
E626
   is   
Guanylic Acid
E627
   is   
Disodium Guanylate
E628
   is   
Dipotassium Guanylate
E629
   is   
Calcium Guanylate
E630
   is   
Inosinic Acid
E631
   is   
Disodium Inosinate
E632
   is   
Dipotassium Inosinate
E633
   is   
Calcium Inosinate
E634
   is   
Calcium 5'-ribonucleotides
E635
   is   
Disodium 5'-ribonucieotides
E640
   is   
Glycine and Its Sodium Salt
E650
   is   
Zinc Acetate
E900
   is   
Dimethylpolysiloxane
E901
   is   
Beeswax, White and Yellow
E902
   is   
Candelilla Wax
E903
   is   
Carnauba Wax
E904
   is   
Shellac
E905
   is   
Microcrystalline Wax
E912
   is   
Montan Acid Esters
E914
   is   
Oxidised Polyethylene Wax
E920
   is   
L-Cysteine
E927b
   is   
Carbamide
E938
   is   
Argon
E939
   is   
Helium
E941
   is   
Nitrogen
E942
   is   
Nitrous Oxide
E943a
   is   
Butane
E943b
   is   
Iso-butane
E944
   is   
Propane
E948
   is   
Oxygen
E949
   is   
Hydrogen
E950
   is   
Acesulfame K
Sweetener
E951
   is   
Aspartame
Sweetener
E952
   is   
Cyclamic Acid
Sweetener. Includes its Na and Ca salts
E953
   is   
Isomalt
Sweetener
E954
   is   
Saccharin
Sweetener. Includes its Na, K and Ca salts
E957
   is   
Thaumatin
Sweetener
E959
   is   
Neohesperidine DC
Sweetener
E965
   is   
Maltitol
Sweetener
E966
   is   
Lactitol
Sweetener
E967
   is   
Xylitol
Sweetener
E999
   is   
Quillaia Extract
E1103
   is   
Invertase
E1105
   is   
Lysozyme
Preservative
E1200
   is   
Polydextrose
E1201
   is   
Polyvinylpyrrolidone
E1202
   is   
Polyvinylpolypyrrolidone
E1404
   is   
Oxidised Starch
E1410
   is   
Monostarch Phosphate
E1412
   is   
Distarch Phosphate
E1413
   is   
Phosphated Distarch Phosphate
E1414
   is   
Acetylated Starch
E1420
   is   
Acetylated Starch
E1422
   is   
Acetylated Distarch Adipate
E1440
   is   
Hydroxyl Propyl Starch
E1442
   is   
Hydroxy Propyl Distarch Phosphate
E1450
   is   
Starch Sodium Octenyl Succinate
E1451
   is   
Acetylated Oxidised Starch
E1505
   is   
Triethyl Citrate
E1518
   is   
Glyceryl Triacetate; Triacetin
E1520
   is   
Propan-1,2-diol; Propylene Glycol


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