Lecithins: what you need to know about E322
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Lecithins: what you need to know about E322

Lecithins are also called phosphatidylcholines and are part of lipids (fats). These can be of animal or plant origin. Lecithins, found under code E322, are commonly used in the food industry as food additives, primarily as an emulsifier. It is also one of the most common additives in this field. ANSES (National Agency for Food,…