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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman Tenox™ 8 Food-Grade Antioxidant, Kosher


Chemical Synonym
  • Zea Mays (Corn) Oil (and) BHT
Applications
  • Beverage ingredients
  • Food ingredients
  • Food preservatives

Product Description
Antioxidants stabilize various fats, oils, food, and cosmetics against oxidative deterioration, thus extending product shelf life. Eastman Tenox™ 8 Food-Grade Antioxidant, Kosher is a formulation of Eastman Tenox™ BHT.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
General
ColorLight straw to light amber
Viscosity, Brookfielda 
     @ 25°C49 cP
Specific Gravity 
     @ 20°C/20°C0.925
Solubility 
     in Fats and OilsExcellent
Effectiveness in Vegetable OilsGood
Carry Through in Baked FoodsGood
Compositionb 
     BHT20 %

aModel RVT, using Spindle 2 @ 20 rpm.
bCarriers used in solution formulations include vegetable oil, propylene glycol, and/or mono- and diglycerides.



Comments
Properties reported here are typical of average lots. Eastman makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given.


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