The most food additives list, Ma Ma to be vigilant!

- Oct 25, 2017 -

Non-profit organization "iearth-love the earth" has published a "China 9 urban children's food additives intake report" that 1/10 of the children every day eating more than 3 times with additive snacks, 6% of children drink every day Drink more than 3 bottles (excluding mineral water and homemade tea).

Instant noodles: a pack of instant noodles up to 25 kinds of food additives, common with sodium glutamate, caramel, citric acid, t-butyl hydroquinone and so on. Children with long-term consumption of products containing citric acid, may lead to hypocalcemia.

Ham sausage: Contains additives including sodium nitrite, potassium sorbate and so on. Where sodium nitrite may form carcinogenic nitrosamines in vivo.

Preservatives: Contains citric acid, potassium sorbate, sodium benzoate and the like. Which sodium benzoate will destroy vitamin B1, and affect the absorption of calcium in children.

Jelly: Potassium sorbate, citric acid and carrageenan and other additives use the most common. Excessive intake of potassium sorbate can cause allergic reactions and affect the absorption of calcium by children.

Ice cream: artificial fragrance, thickener, synthetic pigment and other additives used the most common. And some of these artificial colors, foreign regulations can not be used for food.

There are biscuits, milk tea, chewing gum, potato chips and other food.

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