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Carnauba Wax

Alternate Names

Copernicia Cerifera

Description

Made from a Brazilian wax palm tree and used as a glaze on baked goods.

Carnauba Wax - Quick Stats
Names

Copernicia Cerifera

Allergy Information

Uses

Glazing Agent, Anti-Caking Agent

E-Number

E903

Additional Information



Found In

baked goods, chewing gum, fresh waxed fruit, sauces, candy

Possible Health Effects

Unknown

Allergy Information

Unknown

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