Global Patent Index - EP 1017289 A1

EP 1017289 A1 2000-07-12 - SWEETENING COMPOSITION COMPRISING ASPARTAME AND 2,4-DIHYDROXYBENZOIC ACID

Title (en)

SWEETENING COMPOSITION COMPRISING ASPARTAME AND 2,4-DIHYDROXYBENZOIC ACID

Title (de)

SÜSSSTOFFMISCHUNG, WELCHE ASPARTAM UND 2,4-DIHYDROXYBENZOESÄURE ENTHÄLT

Title (fr)

COMPOSITION EDULCORANTE CONTENANT DE L'ASPARTAME ET DE L'ACIDE 2,4-DIHYDROXYBENZOIQUE

Publication

EP 1017289 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98943111 A

Priority

  • GB 9720369 A
  • NL 9800528 W
  • US 6507697 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9915032A1] The invention relates to foodstuffs containing improved sucrose-like tasting sweetener compositions with aspartame as the principal source of sweetness and another compound delivering sweetness, wherein the other compound delivering sweetness is 2,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid or a physiologically acceptable salt thereof. 2,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid is used in the sweetener composition in an amount of, as calculated in the form of the free acid, 0.1 to 4.0 times the amount of aspartame, on a weight basis.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A23L 1/236

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A23L 2/60 (2006.01); A23L 27/30 (2016.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A23L 2/60 (2013.01); A23L 27/30 (2016.08); A23L 27/32 (2016.08)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9915032 A1 19990401; EP 1017289 A1 20000712

INPADOC legal status


2003-10-15 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18D

- Effective date: 20030401

2000-07-12 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20000321

2000-07-12 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB IT NL SE