E-number: 904

Name: Shellac

Alternative Names :N/A

Function: Glazing agent
Status: Halaal
Source: Source: resin of lac insect

Health Info!!

Health Code: Green
safe in food use, allergic contact dermatitis, skin irritation

 
Uses: Tablet sealer; Varnish or glazing; Sweets, waxed fruit
Other Uses: Cosmetics, hair lacquer, tablets, mascara, jewellery