artificial dye

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artificial dye

A synthetic substance which imparts a desired colour to a food, drug or cosmetic.
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What colour would Coca-Cola be if you were to remove the artificial colouring? 2.
Despite this proof, these parents continued to exclude foods with additives and artificial colouring from their children when they got home.
Takeaways are not legally required to declare the amount of artificial colouring used in their food, unlike products bought in shops.
The product does not contain any artificial colouring or sweeteners.
They are being abolished next month when makers NestlA Rowntree stop using artificial colouring in their candy-coated chocolates.
The youngsters are benefiting from a deal with a fruit juice which contains no artificial colouring, flavourings or preservatives.
Indian eatery the Spice Cube has eliminated artificial colouring and done away with hidden artificial flavourings and preservatives.
'Excess artificial colouring can cause a series of health problems and has been associated with hyperactivity among children.
SUPERMARKET bosses have axed artificial colouring and flavouring from kids' Easter eggs amid claims they make them hyperactive.
All Tivall products are made free from cholesterol, preservatives and artificial colouring and contain B-Group vitamins.
Nelsons Sootha A PLEASANT-TASTING homeopathic remedy for the natural relief of coughs, containing natural bryonia, purified honey and lemon juice and free from artificial colourings, flavourings and alcohol.