E405 Propane-1,2-diol alginate, Propylene glycol alginate, Alginate ester

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E405

Propane-1,2-diol alginate, Propylene glycol alginate, Alginate ester

 

 

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Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents.
Propylene glycol ester of alginic acid (E400), a natural polysaccharide, produced by different seaweeds of the family Phaeophyceae (Macrocystis pyrifera, Laminaria digitata, L. cloustoni, Ascophyllum nodosum) in the USA and the UK.

Used in ice cream, confectionery, salad dressings.

No known adverse effects, however large quantities may inhibit the absorption of some nutrients.