Propyl Gallate

Preservatives, Stabilizer

Artificial food additive used as an antioxidant to protect fats, oils, and foods containing fats from going rancid.
Health Impact
A study done on mice by the national toxicology program has found a link between the administration of propyl gallate and the formation of tumors. Two other peer-reviewed studies have shown negative effects of propyl gallate on hormone signaling and the endocrine system.
Final report on the amended safety assessment of Propyl Gallate
NTP Carcinogenesis Bioassay of Propyl Gallate (CAS No. 121-79-9) in F344/N Rats and B6C3F1 Mice (Feed Study)
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