Gellan Gum Overview

Use: As a nonagricultural (nonorganic) substance allowed as ingredient in or on processed products.

Reference: 7 CFR 205.605(a)

Listing: Gellan gum (CAS # 71010-52-1) – high acyl form only.

Past NOSB Actions: NOSB review and recommendation for addition to the National List - 4/22/08

Regulatory Background: Proposed rule (including justification) published 06/03/09 (74 FR 26591), Added to National List 12/13/2010

Sunset Date: 12/14/2020