Not a clean label ingredient

Ethyl Formate

Also known as: formic acid, ethyl methanoate

Ethyl Formate is a synthetic preservative formed from ethanol and formic acid. It is used to inhibit mold growth and as a fumigant in prepackaged snacks like nuts and cereals. It is also used as a flavoring additive in beverages and dessert products.

Sources
  • H-E-B Select Ingredients
  • Hy-Vee
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