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  • 2016
  • Amid growing consumer concern about the ingredients in foods purchased in restaurants and grocery stores, one of the nation's most successful fast-casual dining chains on Tuesday will announce plans to dump all artificial additives from its food menu by the end of 2016. (usatoday.com)
  • paints and coat
  • MADRID, Spain, February 27, 2018 - TOLSA, based in Madrid, a leading global supplier of specialized additives for the paints and coatings industry, will showcase its industry-leading portfolio of rheological additives based on high-purity sepiolite technology, at the American Coatings Show (ACS) 2018 (Booth #2265) April 10-12 in Indianapolis. (thomasnet.com)
  • Bring out the best in your paints and coatings with high-performance additives from 3M. (3m.com)
  • 3M Additives for Paints and Coatings are a family of functional fillers, surfactants and other additives for architectural and industrial paints, coatings, and construction materials such as caulk and grout. (3m.com)
  • Clariant
  • Clariant provides a wide range of innovative and sustainable additives, from flame retardants (Exolit), to waxes (Ceridust and Licocene) to performance additives (AddWorks and Hostavin). (clariant.com)
  • Clariant offers a broad range of specialty additives with a variety of effects and possibilities to modify polymers for different applications: light stabilizers, processing stabilizers, antioxidants, sulfur-containing co-stabilizers, metal deactivators and antistatic agents. (clariant.com)
  • Muttenz, December 6, 2017 - Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced its new dedicated 3D Printing business to meet the demand of the fast-changing Additive Manufacturing market for premium and customized 3D printer filaments. (clariant.com)
  • colourings
  • The Hidden Additives in Children's Medicines (PDF, 192kb) " report says that medicines that can be given to children as young as two months of age may contain colourings that the UK government requested were withdrawn from all food and drink. (www.nhs.uk)
  • These additives consist of six specific colourings and one preservative that have been linked to attention deficit disorders, including hyperactivity in children and the general population. (www.nhs.uk)
  • EFSA
  • This is an exposure assessment tool specifically developed by EFSA to support the calculation by applicants of estimates of exposure to the food additive and its by-products. (europa.eu)
  • As part of its safety evaluations of food additives EFSA seeks to establish, when possible (e.g. when sufficient information is available), an Acceptable Daily Intake (ADI) for each substance. (europa.eu)
  • When re-evaluating previously authorised additives, EFSA may either confirm or amend an existing ADI following review of all available evidence. (europa.eu)
  • Polymers
  • Clariant's Specialty Waxes and Performance Polymers are mainly used as process- and surface additives for plastic, coating, ink, adhesive and polish applications, but are also increasingly directly used as hot melt adhesives in the area of technical textiles, carpets and for artificial turf. (clariant.com)
  • oxidation
  • Although some of the previously proposed classes of ash-forming additives are good anti-clogging agents in fuel oils, they are readily leached out by water, and they lack the property of inhibiting oxidation or color deterioration of the oil during use or storage. (google.com)
  • 2018
  • Already used in epoxy-based aerospace composites and gaining ground in automotive, micro-powder additive will be exhibited at CAMX 2018 Phoenix, Ariz., U.S. - A polyethersulfone (PES) micro-powder additive called SumikaExcel™ 5003P, has proven ideal for boosting fracture toughness and resistance to micro-cracking for fiber-reinforced epoxy composites over a broad temperature range without. (thomasnet.com)
  • sodium
  • Children from 3 to 9 years old were given mixtures of additives, including food colorings and sodium benzoate, a preservative used in soft drinks, in amounts comparable to what they might eat in a typical day. (newser.com)
  • Consumers' worry about additives in recent years has pulled even - or surpassed - other key nutritional concerns such as sugar, sodium and calories. (usatoday.com)
  • 2019
  • CINCINNATI, OH (May 15, 2019) - Michelman is excited to showcase their proprietary and low VOC Michem® Wood Coating line of wood treatment additives to Eastern Coatings Show attendees May 13-15, 2019. (thomasnet.com)
  • ingredients
  • The uproar over the cafeteria hamburger additive raises the question: Why do we add ingredients to our food in the first place? (npr.org)
  • For other foods and drinks, European regulation requires those containing the "Southampton Seven" additives to be clearly labelled to show they contain ingredients that could have an adverse health effect. (www.nhs.uk)
  • The latest move comes as several other like-minded chains - including Chipotle and Starbucks - also have pushed to reduce artificial additives, in large part to appeal to Millennial customers who are particularly sensitive about added ingredients. (usatoday.com)
  • consumers
  • Additives are needed to ensure processed food remains safe and in good condition throughout its journey from factories or industrial kitchens, during transportation to warehouses and shops, and finally to consumers. (who.int)
  • Based on these data, the Panel draws conclusions on the safety of the intended uses of the food additive for the consumers. (europa.eu)
  • Food additives play an important part in our food supply ensuring our food is safe and meets the needs of consumers. (foodstandards.govt.nz)
  • substance
  • Generally recognized as safe (GRAS) is a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) designation that a chemical or substance added to food is considered safe by experts, and so is exempted from the usual Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) food additive tolerance requirements. (wikipedia.org)
  • Food additive is a substance added to foods to improve its certain characteristics such as color, aroma, consistency, taste, packaging and shell life. (hubpages.com)
  • Product labels must identify both the function of the additive in the finished food (e.g. colour, preservative) and the specific substance used either by referring to the appropriate E number or its name (e.g. (europa.eu)
  • assessments
  • 2014 Panel adopted a statement on the conceptual framework for its risk assessments of certain food additives included in the re-evaluation programme. (europa.eu)
  • salts
  • A few additives once assumed to be safe, such as cyclamate salts and sulfites, are now banned or no longer considered GRAS. (philly.com)
  • Dried milk, sugar products, flours and some table salts may have anti-caking additives added to help the product flow smoothly. (infobarrel.com)
  • evaluations
  • JECFA evaluations are based on scientific reviews of all available biochemical, toxicological, and other relevant data on a given additive - mandatory tests in animals, research studies and observations in humans are considered. (who.int)
  • EFSA's expert Panel on Food Additives and Nutrient Sources Added to Food (ANS) carries out its safety evaluations of food additives. (europa.eu)
  • products
  • The labelling of food products helps people who are sensitive to some food additives to avoid them. (foodstandards.govt.nz)
  • It says they are used as "cosmetic" additives to boost the consumer appeal of products, for example by adding brightness or suggesting the presence of an ingredient such as a fruit. (www.nhs.uk)
  • The Action on Additives campaign has called for retailers and manufacturers to do more about banning the use of the "Southampton Seven" additives in their products. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Producers of foods such as chicken nuggets may incorporate silicone-type additives in their products. (infobarrel.com)
  • Panera is about to announce a radical plan for all food additives in the products it sells: junk 'em. (usatoday.com)
  • Beyond removing additives from old products, the chain's "intentions," says Shaich, are to hold the vast majority of its new products to this same standard. (usatoday.com)
  • plastics
  • The Additives business is a major supplier of flame retardants, performance additives and waxes for functional effects in plastics, coatings, inks and other special applications. (clariant.com)
  • risk assessment
  • Risk assessment of food additives are conducted by an independent, international expert scientific group - the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA). (who.int)
  • It addressed the issue by using quantitative risk assessment , declaring that if a carcinogenic food additive was present at a concentration of less than 1 part in 1,000,000, the risk was negligible. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2012 The ANS Panel adopted guidance for the submission of food additive applications, reflecting advances in science and the latest risk assessment principles. (europa.eu)
  • help
  • 3M™ Stain Resistant Additives and Sealers help protect porous surfaces such as concrete, stone and tile from both water- and oil-based stains. (3m.com)
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  • artificial
  • Panera's intention to eliminate artificial food additives is an important step in the right direction," says Michael Jacobson, executive director at the Center for Science in the Public Interest, an advocacy group. (usatoday.com)
  • improve
  • Flavouring agents - which are added to food to improve aroma or taste - make up the greatest number of additives used in foods. (who.int)
  • Processors can use the +Restore additive to improve the physical properties of virgin materials. (thomasnet.com)
  • I would really like to know exactly how many PCR additives there are and why they would improve the reaction. (physicsforums.com)
  • Additives are also used to improve consumer acceptability, and they also aid in facilitating the production processing and preparation of foods. (npr.org)
  • temperature
  • Lubricating oil containing various proposed ash-forming additives, such as polyvalent metal organic sulfonates, lack desired cold temperature detergent properties and the additive is depleted rapidly during use. (google.com)
  • manufacturers
  • The additives provide manufacturers with lower operational costs. (thomasnet.com)
  • Manufacturers' use of additives often goes unchecked. (philly.com)
  • In some cases manufacturers in these countries haven't ever applied to use certain additives because there are alternatives they can use. (foodstandards.govt.nz)
  • The additives that manufacturers add to motor oil break down over time, making oil changes necessary, according to HowStuffWorks. (reference.com)
  • As a result of this research, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) requested a voluntary withdrawal of the use of these additives by food and drink manufacturers in the UK. (www.nhs.uk)
  • The MHRA, the UK government agency responsible for regulating all medicines - including making sure medicines work and are safe - has encouraged manufacturers of medicines to remove the "Southampton Seven" additives where possible. (www.nhs.uk)
  • avoid
  • The findings were so dramatic that the British government is issuing guidelines warning parents of kids with behavioral problems to avoid foods containing the additives, the Guardian reports. (newser.com)
  • time
  • Many different food additives have been developed over time to meet the needs of food production, as making food on a large scale is very different from making them on a small scale at home. (who.int)
  • certain
  • Responding to ad-hoc requests from the European Commission to review certain food additives in the light of new scientific information and/or changing conditions of use. (europa.eu)
  • It is estimated that only 1% of adults are truly allergic to certain additives (up to 5% of children) but food intolerance is much more common and on the increase. (infobarrel.com)
  • surfaces
  • From the walls of your home to the proverbial bridge over troubled waters, our additives are helping painted surfaces stay looking like new, longer. (3m.com)
  • Fluoropolymer-based additives and sealers represent a relatively novel and evolving approach to stain protection for hard surfaces including porous stone, concrete and tile, as well as construction materials such as paints, caulks and grout. (3m.com)
  • establish
  • An Act to protect the public health by amending the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prohibit the use in food of additives which have not been adequately tested to establish their safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • foods
  • Only food additives that have been evaluated and deemed safe by JECFA, on the basis of which maximum use levels have been established by the Codex Alimentarius Commission, can be used in foods that are traded internationally. (who.int)
  • National authorities, either based on the JECFA assessment or a national assessment, can then authorize the use of food additives at specified levels for specific foods. (who.int)
  • Food additives are always included in the ingredient lists of foods in which they are used. (europa.eu)
  • As Physiologic Activity Controls Example: the additives in this group are usually added to fresh foods to serve as ripeners or anti-metabolic agents. (thriftyfun.com)
  • Some additives are used as a means of disguising foods to make them more appealing to the senses ie to make them look better, taste nicer or appear more substantial. (infobarrel.com)
  • safe
  • Neltner suspects that companies don't blatantly declare an unsafe additive safe, that it's more likely a matter of "a thumb on the scale," a consultant being less than rigorous, or ignoring a twinge of doubt. (philly.com)
  • Safe is defined by Congress as "reasonable certainty that no harm will result from use" of an additive. (thriftyfun.com)
  • Many additives are beneficial, necessary and safe. (infobarrel.com)
  • come
  • This applies whether food additives come from a natural source or they are synthetic. (who.int)
  • In short, a manufacturer can come up with a food additive, determine on its own that the additive qualifies as GRAS, begin using it, and never notify the FDA - as has happened in about 1,000 cases, the researchers estimate. (philly.com)
  • but sometimes the primers are unstable on the sequence or the sequence is rich in secondary structures, that is when the additives come in. (physicsforums.com)
  • blend
  • GAMs were originally developed by Trevor Hastie and Robert Tibshirani to blend properties of generalized linear models with additive models . (wikipedia.org)