Internal Ref. No.: 00097

General data

Internal Ref. No. 00097         
Additive name Ascorbic acid
Synonym name(s)   
E No. E 300 INS No.
Group No  
Component of the group
Notes   
   

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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) quantum satis
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis , only prepacked refrigerated unprocessed fruit and vegetables ready for consumption and prepacked unprocessed and peeled potatoes
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis , only foie gras, foie gras entier, blocs de foie gras / Libamáj, libamáj egészben, libamáj tömbben
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) ML = 200 mg/kg , only fat-containing cereal-based foods including biscuits and rusks and baby foods
  ML = 300 mg/kg , only fruit - and vegetable based drinks, juices and baby foods
Footnotes 18 E 300, E 301 and E 302 are authorised individually or in combination, levels expressed as ascorbic acid
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis , only gehakt, prepacked preparations of fresh minced meat and meat preparations to which other ingredients than additives or salt have been added
Restrictions and Specifications  
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis ,  
Restrictions and Specifications  
Individual restriction(s) / exception(s) quantum satis , only for cooking and/or frying purposes or for the preparation of gravy, except virgin oils and olive oils
Restrictions and Specifications  

Applications for authorisation

  Application reference no. Categories Application date AAP decision Application status Legislation
» 2018/16
  • Peeled, cut and shredded fruit and vegetables (4.1.2)
17/12/2018 procedure initiated  
» 001/2015
  • Fats and oils essentially free from water (excluding anhydrous milkfat) (2.1)
24/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» Correction inline with Regulation No. 2015/647 (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Potato gnocchi (6.4.4)
  • Spirit drinks as defined in Regulation (EC) No 110/2008 (14.2.6)
  • Other alcoholic drinks including mixtures of alcoholic drinks with non-alcoholic drinks and spirits with less than 15 % of alcohol (14.2.8)
24/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» 2011/05 (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Food supplements supplied in a solid form including capsules and tablets and similar forms, excluding chewable forms (17.1)
18/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» Individual restriction comment correction (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Other confectionery including breath refreshening microsweets (5.2)
16/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» Individual restriction comment correction (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Dried fruit and vegetables (4.2.1)
09/02/2015 procedure completed click here
» 000/2015
  • Flours (6.2.1)
25/01/2015 procedure completed click here
» Individual restriction comment correction (Internal Ref. No.: 00001)
  • Dry pasta (6.4.2)
22/01/2015 procedure completed click here
» 000/2015
  • Meat preparations as defined by Regulation (EC) No 853/2004 (8.2)
16/01/2015 procedure completed click here