E243 - Ethyl lauroyl arginate

Additive: E243 - Ethyl lauroyl arginate

Functions: Preservative

Risk of overexposure

EFSA evaluation: Safety of ethyl lauroyl arginate -E 243- as a food additive in the light of the new information provided and the proposed extension of use (2019/03/08)

High risk of over exposure
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has determined that some population groups have a high risk of consuming too much E243 - Ethyl lauroyl arginate.

To evaluate your exposure to the E243 - Ethyl lauroyl arginate food additive, you can browse our list of products that contain it. See the list of products with E243 - Ethyl lauroyl arginate below.

  InfantsToddlersChildrenAdolescentsAdultsElderly
  < 11 to 23 to 910 to 1718 to 6465+
Most people
(over 50%)
 Groups with more than 50% of members exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI)Groups with more than 50% of members exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI)   
Some people
(over 5%)
Groups with more than 5% of members exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI)Groups with more than 5% of members exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI)Groups with more than 5% of members exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI)Groups with more than 5% of members exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI)Groups with more than 5% of members exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI)Groups with more than 5% of members exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI)

Risk of exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI) : Risk of exceeding the acceptable daily intake (ADI)