Halal Polysorbate 20
Halal Polysorbate 20 E432 is a polysorbate surfactant manufactured through chemical synthesis from Sorbitol, available as light yellow to orange viscous liquid. As a synthesized chemical, this food additive is general recognized as halal. Polysorbate 20 E432 is a yellow to amber liquid with a faint odor and a warm, somewhat bitter taste. This product is a mixture of laurate, partial esters of sorbitol, and sorbitol anhydrides condensed with20 moles of ethylene oxide. It is commonly used as a wetting agent in flavored mouth drops to spread the feeling of other ingredients such as mint flavor, but it can also be used in food as a flavoring ingredient.
What is Halal Polysorbate 20 E432?
It is a popular halal food additives used in food and beverage. We have been supplying halal Polysorbate 20 E432 for years.
The manufacturing process of Polysorbate 20 is according to Islamic law, and is free from pork products, alcohol and certain other ingredients.
Halal is an Arabic word meaning lawful or permitted. In reference to food, it is the dietary standard, as prescribed in the Koran.
By official definition, Halal foods are those that are:
1. Free from any component that Muslims are prohibited from consuming according to Islamic law.
2. Processed, made, produced, manufactured and/or stored using utensils, equipment and/or machinery that have been cleansed according to Islamic law.
All foods are considered Halal except the following:
-Alcoholic drinks and intoxicants
-Non-Halal animal fat
-Enzymes (microbial enzymes are permissible)
-Gelatine from non-Halal source (fish gelatine is Halal)
-L-cysteine (if from human hair)
-Lipase (only animal lipase need be avoided)
-Non-Halal animal shortening
-Unspecified meat broth
-Rennet (All forms should be avoided except for plant, microbial and synthetic rennet, as well as rennet obtained from Halal slaughtered animals)
-Stock (mixed species broth or meat stock)
-Tallow (non-Halal species)
-Carnivorous animals, birds of prey and certain other animals
-Foods contaminated with any of the above products.