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Jun 9, 2014

What are food preservatives and why these are added in the food?

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    Jun 9, 2014

    Additives which are used to help stopping the food from spoiling. The methods of preservation have been known for thousands of years.

    Foods such as cured meats, from developing dangerous toxins, are protected by food preservatives. A food poisoning illness called botulism is also protected by adding preservatives to the food. The food preservatives are added to add taste to the food also.

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