Food is essential for sustenance of life. Adulteration of food deceive the consumer and can cause risk to their health. The purpose of this manual is to list out common methodologies available for food adulterants generally found in India.
The scope of this manual is meant for household, which can induce awareness among the consumer about food safety.
Adulterant : Synthetic Milk
Adulterant : Coated with mineral oil
Adulterant : Brick powder, salt powder or talc. powder
Adulterant : Volatile oil extracted cloves (exhausted cloves)
Adulterant : Urea
Adulterant : Kernel Bunt
Adulterant : Resultant atta/ Maida
Adulterant : Sand or talcum
Adulterant : Common salt
Adulterant : Artificial Sweetener
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