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Antioxidants / Natural mixed tocopherols > for food and dietary supplements

Tocopherols are natural antioxidants (E 306), found in vegetable oils as well as in grains, seeds and nuts. They naturally protect fats and oils from oxidation.



Properties Covi-ox

  • available as water-dispersible powder or in oily forms
  • Bland odor and taste
  • Natural 
  • Not subject to labelling under EU Regulations (EC) 1829/2003 and 1830/2003
  • complies with highest quality standards and regulatory requirements


The Covi-ox® grades are used as natural antioxidants in a wide variety of food products and in industrial applications (mainly dietary supplements and food). The product has low volalility, excellent carry-through effect and is completely miscible with oils and fats. 

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About BTC

BTC Europe is BASF's European sales organization for small and medium sized customers. Our product range covers selected speciality chemicals and performance polymers to a variety of industries as well as raw materials and additives for the pharma, food, animal nutrition and personal care industry.

Our solutions for the human nutrition industry cover health ingredients like vitamins, plant sterols, carotenoids, Omega-3s, conjugated linoleic acid, besides others. As food additives we offer antioxidants, emulsifiers, whipping emulsifiers, baking enzymes, functional fat powders, and lipids.