E-number: 525

Name: Potassium Hydroxide
Alternative Names :N/A

Function: Alkali, Emulsifier
Status: Halaal
Source: synthetic.

Health Info!!

Health Code: Yellow
safe in food use, skin irritation and nail damage in cuticle removers, tumours in mice when applied to the skin

Uses: Extracting colour from Anatto seed, cacao products
Other Uses: Hand lotion, shaving cream, cuticle removers