E-number: 312

Name: Dodecyl gallate
Alternative Names :Dodecyl 3,4,5-trihydroxybenzoate.

Function: Antioxidant
Status: Halaal
Source: synthesised from gallic acid which is produced from tannins extracted from nut galls or synthesised microbiologically.

Health Info!!

Health Code: Yellow
Allergic reactions, NRC, contact dermatitis, gastric irritation, aspirin sensitive people may wish to avoid, caused pathological changes in the spleen, kidneys and liver in test rats

Uses: Dairy blend, edible fats and oils, reduced fat spread, margarine
Other Uses: Cosmetic cream, ink