E-number: 1201

Name: Polyvinylpyrrolidone
Alternative Names :PVP; plasdone; polyvidone; Povidone; Povidone K25; povidone K17; povidone K30; povidone K90.

Function: Clarifying agent, Stabiliser
Status: Halaal
Source: synthetic chemical.

Health Info!!

Health Code: Red
Lung and kidney damage, gas, tumours, allergic contact dermatitis in sunscreen, skin sensitisation, carcinogenic

Uses: Beer, wine and vinegar manufacture
Other Uses: Hairspray and lacquers, shampoo, sunscreen