E282 - Calcium propionate

Additives: E282 - Calcium propionate

Functions: Preservative

Calcium propanoate or calcium propionate has the formula Ca-C2H5COO-2. It is the calcium salt of propanoic acid. - Wikipedia

Risk of overexposure

EFSA evaluation: Scientific Opinion on the re-evaluation of propionic acid -E 280-, sodium propionate -E 281-, calcium propionate -E 282- and potassium propionate -E 283- as food additives (2014-07-22)

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