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CAS Number: 7440-44-0
Other(deleted CASRN):114680-00-1
ECHA EC Number:231-153-3
FDA UNII: Search
Category:coloring agents
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 FDA/DG SANTE Petitions, Reviews, Notices:
EU SANCO Vegetable carbon View - review
JECFA Food Additive: Vegetable Carbon
DG SANTE Food Additives:vegetable carbon
Physical Properties:
Appearance:black powder (est)
Assay: 95.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Soluble in:
 water, 2610 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
Insoluble in:
Organoleptic Properties:
Odor Description:at 100.00 %. odorless
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
None found
BOC Sciences
For experimental / research use only.
Activated Charcoal Norit 95%
Chr. Hansen A/S
Carbo Vegatabilis
Flavor: characteristic
As its name suggest, Carbo Vegetabilis is made from fine particles of carbonised vegetable matter, suspended in water.
ECSA Chemicals
ECSA Chemicals
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Wood Based Activated Carbon (Amino Acid Uses)
Odor: characteristic
Use: WAA is a type of wood based activated carbon that produced by phosphoric acid activation process. It is specialty used for amino acid adsorption in water treatment, food industry and treatment process.
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Wood Based Activated Carbon (Food Uses)
Odor: characteristic
Use: WWB is wood based activated carbon used for purification of process water in beverage industry.
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Wood Based Activated Carbon (Medical Uses)
Odor: characteristic
Use: WIM is wood based activated carbon, used for injection, medical treatment and medical ingredients, that under the national standard of Chinese Pharmacopoeia, 2010.
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Wood Based Activated Carbon (Sugar Uses)
Odor: characteristic
Use: WFA is wood based activated carbon used for sugar decolorization process. It also can be used for refining process of saccharin, glucose, xylitol.
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Wood Based Activated Carbon (Water Treatment Uses)
Odor: characteristic
Use: WWT is a form of wood based activated carbon used for water treatment. It is produced by chemical activation of sawdust using unique phosphoric process.
Glentham Life Sciences
Activated charcoal, powder, EP grade
Jiangyin Healthway
Vegetable Carbon black (Nano)
New functional food ingredients
Safety Information:
Hazards identification
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
Not determined
Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
Safety in Use Information:
coloring agents
Recommendation for vegetable carbon usage levels up to:
 not for fragrance use.
Recommendation for vegetable carbon flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
Safety References:
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) reference(s):

Scientific Opinion on the re-evaluation of vegetable carbon (E 153) as a food additive
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Scientific Opinion on the safety evaluation of the active substances, activated carbon, water, iron powder, kaolin calcined, sulphur and sodium chloride for use as active component in food contact materials
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA):7440-44-0
EPA ACToR:Toxicology Data
EPA Substance Registry Services (SRS):Registry
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
EPA/NOAA CAMEO:hazardous materials
Canada Domestic Sub. List:7440-44-0
Pubchem (cas):7440-44-0
Other Information:
HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database):Search
FDA Listing of Food Additive Status:View
FDA Color Additive Status ListView
VCF-Online:VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
None Found
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
 found in nature
 carbo vegatabilis
 vegetable black
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