Additive 34 / 75 – Isoamyl acetate Often called banana oil or…

Additive 34 / 75 – Isoamyl acetate

Often called banana oil or pear essence, isoamyl acetate is what’s called an ester, a common kind of chemical behind most artificial scents and flavors. It can be found in beverages as well as ice cream, candy, baked goods (it was the original flavor of Twinkies’ creamy filling), chewing gum, and gelatin desserts.

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