GRAS Register for Oral Nutritional Compounds

Enter a small section of the name of the substance you are looking for because chemical names can be displayed in different forms; for example, try searching for 'castor', or 'oil' rather than 'Castor oil, polyoxyethylated'.

This should be read in conjunction with the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines (Exemptions and Prohibited Substances) Regulations 2011.

Substance

Common compound/mixture name or chemical name

Category

Additive category that best fits the compound use

CAS#

Chemical abstract services registry number

FD&C

Food, Drug and Cosmetics Colour Number, Indicates that the Colour is approved for use by the US FDA

CI

Colour Index

E

E Number, The 'E' prefix indicates the additive is approved for use in the EU

FEMA

Flavour and Extract Manufacturer's Association of the USA (FEMA) number.

EC

Enzyme Commission Number


Enter the substance name or any part of the name (eg. oxy) or leave blank to display all substances.