E-number: 509

Name: Calcium Chloride
Alternative Names :N/A

Function: Firming agent, Sequestrant
Status: Halaal
Source: synthetic.

Health Info!!

Health Code: Green
safe in food use at low levels, irritation of skin and mucous membranes, stomach upsets, irregular heartbeat

Uses: Cottage cheese, jellies, canned tomatoes, low sodium salt substitute
Other Uses: Cosmetics, eye lotion, fire extinguishers