Uses: Typical products which use Potassium Acetate are sauces, pickles. Other names: acetic acid potassium salt, potassium ethanoate, ethanoic acid potassium salt.
May irritate the skin, eyes and lungs and because of Potassium poisoning could cause heart irregularities. Should be avoided by people with impaired kidney function.
Not recommended for consumption by children.
Description: Food acid. Potassium Acetate is the potassium salt of acetic acid, E260. In industry is used to aid conditioning of fabrics, used in the manufacture of penicillin.
E261 Potassium Acetate