Food is necessary for everyone. There are two distinctive types of food additives that are used on both animals and humans. The direct types are added directly into the food and the indirect ones are first processed and formulated and later stuffed into the food additives in a much safer way. The purpose of the food additives is to promote growth, reproduction and maturation level. Food additive manufacturers are expanding their business in this field to benefit from it. The more benefit the more chances that the in return livestock is going to be well and healthy for import and export. The most common type of additive used is BHT and Bht manufacturers are widely approaching it. BHT is ‘safe to be used and can act as a synergistic tool. Bht is a derivative of phenol and acts as an antioxidant. Initially it was counted as a carcinogen since it caused cancer in rats but thorough evaluation has proven its efficiency and now it is not considered as a carcinogen. Bht is commonly used for treating herpes labialis and other viral diseases. Human trials have also proven to be highly successful and convenient. Bht is used for multiple purposes. The bht additives are available in safe bottles at room temperature in the form of white crystalline powder. It acts as a pure antioxidant and the level of purity found in it is 99%. The taste approved is tasteless and it has no smell therefore when given to the poultry animals it becomes easy and safe as well. The nil taste and smell makes it easy for the animals to take and digest it all readily. The quantity of bht is sufficient and the price associated with it is also pretty reasonable and can be purchased easily.