Saccharin

 

Low Health Concern

Facts about this ingredient

  • Saccharin is suspected of causing developmental toxicity, according to sources compiled by Scorecard (www.scorecard.org)
  • Concern due to long-running debate over whether saccharin's ability to cause bladder cancer in rodents is relevant to humans. Authoritative organizations have concluded that the animal results are not indicative of human health risks. Saccharin is approved for use in foods in the US, UK and EU, but not Canada.

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