chapter  5
18 Pages

Additives: Preservatives

ByFRANCISCO JIMÉNEZCOLMENERO AND JOSÉ BLÁZQUEZ SOLANA

Contents 5.1 Introduction ......................................................................................................................91 5.2 General Considerations Regarding Analytical Methods ................................................... 93 5.3 Sorbates, Benzoates, and p-Hydroxybenzoate Esters ........................................................ 94

5.3.1 Analytical Methods .............................................................................................. 94 5.4 Sulfi tes ............................................................................................................................. 97

5.4.1 Analytical Methods .............................................................................................. 97 5.5 Nitrite and Nitrate ......................................................................................................... 100

5.5.1 Analytical Methods ............................................................................................ 100 5.6 Concluding Remarks ......................................................................................................102 References ................................................................................................................................103