Dictionary of Food Ingredients / Edition 5

Dictionary of Food Ingredients / Edition 5

by Robert S. Igoe
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Springer US
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Dictionary of Food Ingredients / Edition 5

Includes 28 new FDA-approved ingredients, for a total of more than 1000 ingredients Brand new section, "Food Definitions and Formulations" Features a thoroughly expanded list of food ingredients approved for use in the European Union, with E numbers Dictionary of Food Ingredients is a concise, easy-to-use resource covering over 1,000 food ingredients and additives, including natural ingredients, FDA-approved artificial ingredients, and compounds used in food processing. Organized alphabetically, definitions cover functionality, chemical properties, and applications, and thorough cross-referencing allows readers to follow related and similar ingredients. A section based on the Code of Federal Regulations lists food ingredients according to their US approval status, and a bibliography pinpoints further information. This revised and updated fifth edition features a new section, "Food Definitions and Formulations," and a thoroughly expanded list of food ingredients approved for use in the European Union, with E numbers. In addition, the fifth edition provides new information on existing and more recently approved ingredients. The Dictionary is an unparalleled source of information, providing practical, scientific, and regulatory information on every important ingredient and category. This resource will be of value to food scientists, ingredient suppliers, dietitians, extension specialists, food customer service personnel, and students.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781441997128
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 06/20/2011
Edition description: 5th ed. 2011
Pages: 255
Sales rank: 632,397
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.- Part I. Ingredients Dictionary.- Part II. Ingredient Categories.- Part III. Food Definitions and Formulations.- Part IV. Additives/Substances for Use in Foods: Listed under Title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations.- Part V. Food Additives E Numbers in the European Union.- Bibliography.

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