What does E250 mean in Food Additives?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand E250 in the Miscellaneous field in general and in the Food Additives terminology in particular.

Sodium nitrite

Miscellaneous directive

Miscellaneous » Food Additives


Find a translation for E250 in other languages:

Select another language:


What does E250 mean?

sodium nitrite(noun)
nitrite used to preserve and color food especially in meat and fish products; implicated in the formation of suspected carcinogens

see more »


Discuss this E250 abbreviation with the community:


Use the citation below to add this abbreviation to your bibliography:


"E250." Abbreviations.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 11 Dec. 2017. <http://www.abbreviations.com/term/432>.