Modified starches are substances obtained by one or more chemical treatments of edible starches, which may have undergone a physical or enzymatic treatment, and may be acid or alkali thinned or bleached.

Code Material CEFF approved
E 1404 Oxidised starch Yes Yes
E 1410 Monostarch phosphate Yes Yes
E 1413 Phosphated distarch phosphate Yes Yes
E 1414 Acetylated distarch phosphate Yes Yes
E 1420 Acetylated starch Yes Yes
E 1422 Acetylated distarch adipate Yes Yes
E 1440 Hydroxyl propyl starch Yes Yes
E 1442 Hydroxy propyl distarch phosphate Yes Yes
E 1450 Starch sodium octenyl succinate Yes Yes
E 1451 Acetylated oxidised starch Yes Yes