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June 14, 2019

EU Regulation n. 2019/801 - Food additive: allowed the use of the mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids (E 471) in fresh whole fruit and vegetables

The European Commission, with EU Regulation of 17 May 2019 n. 801 (OJ EC L series of 20/05/19 n. 132), has modified the community legislation that regulates the production, marketing and use of food additives (as per EC Regulation No. 1333/2008) allowing the use of the mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids (E 471) in fresh whole fruit and vegetables, in quantities quantum satis.​