Internal Ref. No.: 00161

General data

Internal Ref. No. 00161         
Additive name Karaya gum
Synonym name(s)  
E No. E 416 INS No.
Group No  
   

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Authorisation of the use of this additive in Food Additives

The additive is authorised to be used in the following category(ies):

Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 6000 mg/l
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 5000 mg/kg
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 5000 mg/kg , only fillings, toppings and coatings for fine bakery wares and desserts
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 10000 mg/kg , only emulsified sauces
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 10000 mg/l , only egg-based liqueurs
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 5000 mg/kg , only cereal- and potato-based snacks
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 10000 mg/kg , only coating for nuts
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 6000 mg/kg
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis

Applications for authorisation

  Application reference no. Categories Application date AAP decision Application status Legislation
» Regulation 2018/1497
  • Food supplements supplied in a solid form, excluding food supplements for infants and young children. The maximum levels of use indicated for colours, polyols, sweeteners, and E 200-213, E 338-452, E 405, E 416, E 426, E 432-436, E 459, E 468, E 473-475, E 491-495, E 551-553, E 901-904, E 961, E 1201-1204, E 1505 and E 1521 refer to the food supplements ready for consumption prepared following the instructions of use provided by the manufacturer. The dilution factor for those food supplements that have to be diluted or dissolved has to be communicated together with the instructions of use.’ (17.1)
  • Food supplements supplied in a syrup-type or chewable form (17.3)
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