International Journal of Food Science / 2013 / Article / Tab 1

Review Article

Ethoxyquin: An Antioxidant Used in Animal Feed

Table 1

Permitted amounts of EQ in different products approved by FDA*.

ProductDose [ppm]

Animal feed150
Uncooked fat of meat from animals (except poultry)5
Uncooked liver and fat of poultry3
Uncooked muscle meat of animals0.5
Poultry eggs0.5

According to the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Title 21, Parts 573.380, 573.400, 172.140.

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