E340

Potassium phosphates

E Number E340
Name Potassium phosphates
Class Others
Groups Phosphoric acid — phosphates — di-, tri- and polyphosphates
Additional details Stabilizer, acidity regulator
Origin Synthetic
Common applications Refreshments, nectars, juices, powder milk, sheep and goat milk, pastry, olives, sauces, cheese, meat products
Observations May cause hyperactivity and digestive problems. Al long terms may reduce calcium and phosphorus homeostasis.
Evaluation Precaution

Search for Potassium phosphates in scientific databases

ScienceDirect