This site will offer comprehensive information about food additives approved by the United States Food & Drug Administration and the European Union. It will also provide detailed information about the International Numbering System for food additives, a joint FAO/WHO initiative.
Content in this site was extracted from information released into the public domain by the United States Food & Drug Administration, the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA), and the European Union.
Specifically, FDA information comes from the FDA Food Additives Database and the Code of Federal Regulations.
INS information comes from the Codex Alimentarius
E Numbers information comes from the European Union
This site is not affiliated, in any way, with the US Food & Drug Administration, the US Government, the European Union, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), nor the World Health Organization (WHO).