The iPhone App E-numbers works like a black list of food additives that should be avoided for health- or religious/ethical reasons.
Now the power to quickly check up on food contents is in the
palm of your hand.
If a substance is found in the listing it should generally be
avoided as it may have adverse effects on your health.
- A clear indication on whether a substance is derived from animals.
Just look for the pig's
head icon next to the list entry.
- Use the filter function
to sort the list the way you want.
- Displayed information:
- The E-number.
- Name of the substance.
- Aliases (some substances hide behind pretty names).
- Common areas of use.
- Possible adverse health effects.
- General noteworthy information.