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food dye

Any of a number of natural (e.g., saffron) or synthetic (e.g., FD&C Yellow No. 5—tartrazine) dyes added to foods to alter the colour; food dyes may cause allergic reactions.
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The food dye erythrosine is a cyclic compound with three aromatic rings in a linear arrangement with an atom of oxygen at the center of the ring, chemically named as a disodium salt of tetraiodofluorescein (PERUSSI, 2007).
do not give these to anyone with nut allergies) To make six rabbits, you will need: A 100g (4oz) block of marzipan Red food dye A toothpick Method Mix one drop of red food dye into the marzipan with your fingers until it has turned pink.
They are often used as food dyes because their water solubility means they do not accumulate in body fat reserves.
Yesterday,Professor Maiken Nedergaard, of the University of Rochester, New York, said: "Because BBG is so similar to this commonly used blue food dye, we felt that if it had the same potency in stopping the secondary injury as oxidised ATP but with none of its side-effects, then it might be great potential treatment for cord injury.
When we are dealing with ingredients such as food dye, this feature is particularly useful as it allows a much greater level of accuracy when dealing with smaller quantities.
Because BBG is so similar to this commonly used blue food dye, we felt that if it had the same potency in stopping the secondary injury as oxidized ATP, but with none of its side effects, then it might be great potential treatment for cord injury," Nedergaard added.
Alan Turnbull, 55, of Main Street, Crookhall, Consett, died instantly in July 2003 from a fractured skull while working on the demolition of the former Pointing's food dye factory in Prudhoe.
ANOTHER 12 food products containing the illegal food dye Para Red are being withdrawn from sale, says the Food Standards Agency.
Another 35 food products containing the illegal food dye Para Red are being withdrawn from sale, the Food Standards Agency said yesterday.
Another 35 food products containing the illegal food dye Para Red were being withdrawn from sale, the Food Standards Agency said yesterday.
SHOPS GIVEN DEADLINE TO REMOVE PRODUCTS:Shops and food companies have until today to identify all products containing the banned food dye Sudan 1.
Father-of-four Alan Turnbull, 55, died instantly from a fractured skull while working on the demolition of the former Pointings food dye factory in Prudhoe.