E-number: 501

Name: Potassium Carbonate
Alternative Names :Potassium hydrogen carbonate.

Function: Acidity Regulator, Stabiliser
Status: Halaal
Source: synthetic.

Health Info!!

Health Code: Yellow
safe in food use, dermatitis of the scalp, forehead and hands, eye irritation, upper respiratory tract irritation

Uses: Confections, cocoa products, low sodium salt substitute, soda water
Other Uses: Shampoo, permanent wave lotion, washing powder