Food additive testing services

Food additive testing services

Food additive is a chemical compounds or natural materials which was used to improve the quality of food , it also can extend the storage time , facilitate food processing and increase food nutrition.

The abuse of food additives violations will lead to food safety issues, so the world control the types of food additives and the quantity of the food additives  through the enactment of appropriate laws and regulations ..At present, the control laws and regulations in the following table:

Implement time

code name

2009.06.01

"food safety law of the People's Republic of China

2002.07.01

"food additives hygiene management method"

2011.06.20

GB2760 "hygienic standards of using food additives"

2013.01.01

GB14880 "food nutrition fortifier use of health standard"

In order to make your product meet the requirements of the countries the SFT can provide you with the following food additive testing services.

Category

name

Pigment

tartrazine , sunset yellow, bright red, blue, temptation of carmine, amaranth

Antioxidant

butylated hydroxyanisole, two tertiary butyl BHT and TBHQ and gallic acid ester

Sweetener

saccharin sodium, cyclamate and arcelormittal honey

Preservatives

sorbic acid, benzoic acid, calcium propionate, methyl p-hydroxybenzoate, p-hydroxy benzoic acid ethyl ester,
P-hydroxy benzoic acid propyl ester, dehydroacetic acid

Bleach

sulfite, sulfur dioxide

Stabilizer color-protecting

nitrate,  nitrite