Applications and Uses of Vitamin C

Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) E300 can be used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Vitamin C is used as food preservative, antioxidant or color stabilizer, or it can be used to boost a food’s vitamin C content. Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) is used in fruit juices and drinks, cereals, fruit-flavored candies, cured meats, cereals and frozen fruits.

Ascorbic acid E300 can be used in a variety of forms, including salts and esters. In these forms, it will appear on ingredient lists under different names, such as sodium ascorbate, calcium ascorbate, potassium ascorbate, ascorbyl palmitate, or ascorbyl stearate. Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) is a food grade water-soluble vitamin.

Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) E300 uses as follows:

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In Food

Vitamin C E300 can be used as Color fixative, Preservatives, Acidity Regulators, nutrition supplements in food such as in fruit juices and drinks, cereals, fruit-flavored candies, cured meats, cereals and frozen fruits.

In Beverage

Vitamin C E300 can be used as Preservatives, Acidity Regulators, nutrition supplements in beverage such as in soft drinks, energy drink.

In Pharmaceutical

Vitamin C E300 is can be used as Nutritional therapy, antioxidants in Pharmaceutical.

In Health and Personal care

Vitamin C E300 is can be used in cosmetics and personal care products such as in makeup, as well as skin and hair care products. Ascorbic Acid and its salts are used in the formulation of cosmetics and personal care products as antioxidants to slow deterioration caused by exposure to the air and also to control the pH of the finished product.

In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry

Vitamin C E300 can be used in Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry feed. The application in pet food such as in dog food, cat food.

In Other Industries

Vitamin C E300 can be used as intermediate in various other industries.