E-number: 1520

Name: Propylene Glycol
Alternative Names :1,2-Propanediol; methyl glycol; 1,2-dihydroxypropane; Propan-1,2-diol.

Function: Humectant, Solvent
Status: Halaal
Source: synthetic chemical.

Health Info!!

Health Code: Red
Contact dermatitis, lactic acidosis, dry skin, respiratory, immuno- and neurotoxicity, CNS depression and kidney damage in animals

Uses: Confectionery, baked goods, chocolate products, sweetened coconut, toppings
Other Uses: Suntan lotion, toothpaste, lipstick, baby lotion, pesticides, antifreeze