Food Colors

Water Soluble Colors

FDA Approved Colors

CI NumberCAS NumberE- NumberFormWater Soluble
CI 191401934-21-0E-102PowderYes
CI 159852783-94-0E-110PowderYes
CI 420903844-45-9E-133PowderYes
CI 73015860-22-0PowderYes
CI 4543016423-68-0E-127PowderYes
CI 1603525956-17-6E-129PowderYes
CI 420532353-45-9E-143PowderYes
CI 191401934-21-0E-102GranularYes
CI 159852783-94-0E-110GranularYes
CI 420903844-45-9E-133GranularYes
CI 73015860-22-0GranularYes
CI 1603525956-17-6E-129GranularYes
CI 73015860-22-0PowderYes

Non-FDA Colors

Product NameCI NumberCAS NumberE- NumberFormWater Soluble
TartrazineCI 191401934-21-0E-102PowderYes
Quinoline Yellow WSCI 470058004-92-0E-104PowderYes
Sunset Yellow FCFCI 159852783-94-0E-110PowderYes
Allura RedCI 1603525956-17-6E-129PowderYes
Ponceau 4RCI 162552611-82-7E-124PowderYes
CarmoisineCI 147203567-69-9E-122PowderYes
ErythrosineCI 4543016423-68-0E-127PowderYes
AmaranthCI 16185915-67-3E-123PowderYes
Brown HTCI 202854553-89-3E-155PowderYes
Brilliant Blue FCFCI 420903844-45-9E-133PowderYes
Patent Blue VCI 420513536-49-0E-131PowderYes
Indigo CarmineCI 73015860-22-0E-132PowderYes
Green SCI 440903087-16-9E-142PowderYes
Black PNCI 284402519-30-4E-151PowderNo
Tartrazine GranularCI 191401934-21-0E-102GranularYes
Quinoline Yellow WS GranularCI 470058004-92-0E-104GranularYes
Sunset Yellow FCF GranularCI 159852783-94-0E-110GranularYes
Carmoisine GranularCI 147203567-69-9E-122GranularYes
Amaranth GranularCI 16185915-67-3E-123GranularYes
Ponceau 4R GranularCI 162552611-82-7E-124GranularYes
Allura Red GranularCI 1603525956-17-6E-129GranularYes
Brilliant Blue FCF GranularCI 420903844-45-9E-133GranularYes
Patent Blue V GranularCI 420513536-49-0E-131GranularYes
Indigo Carmine GranularCI 73015860-22-0E-132GranularYes

Inorganic Pigments

Product NameCI NumberCAS NumberE- NumberFormWater Soluble
Red Iron OxideCI 774911309-37-1Powder
Yellow Iron OxideCI 7749251274-00-1Powder
Black Iron OxideCI 7749912227-89-3Powder
Titanium DioxideCI 7789113463-67-7Powder


  • Confectionary
  • Bakery Products
  • Desserts
  • Dairy Products
  • Seasonings
  • Beverages
  • Pet Foods

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