Is sodium cocoate safe?

Sodium cocoate is Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

In their evaluation the FDA takes into consideration the general toxicological profile of each ingredient used, the chemical structure, the CIR panel evaluation where available, the level of exposure (full technical data and/or toxicology files are held for each ingredient) and a total daily exposure has been calculated along with the margins of safety for each ingredient.