Ingredient Database:Simple Definition:
A preservative, butylated hydroxyanisole.
BHA is a very controversial preservative. There is a lot of argument as to whether or not it may be a carcinogen. Here is its FDA page
Categories this ingredient falls under:Preservative:
This was included to improve the food's shelf life, giving it a longer time before it expires.
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