E-number: 321

Name: Butylated Hydroxytoluene
Alternative Names :BHT; Antracine 8; 2,6-di-ter-butyl-p-cresol

Function: Antioxidant Preservative
Status: Halaal
Source: synthetic chemical.

Health Info!!

Health Code: Red++
Chronic hives, demartitis, fatigue, asthma, aggressive behaviour, bronchospasm, NRC, may affect reproduction, kidneys, stomach, liver, harmful to aquatic organisms

Uses: Edible fats and oils, chewing gum, fish products, dry breakfast cereals, beer and malt drinks, polyethylene film for wrapping food.
Other Uses: Shaving cream, baby oil, baby lotion, lipstick, eyeliner, packaging materials, rubber, jet fuel.