Products

Synthetic Food Colors

We are one of the leading manufacturers, suppliers and exporters of an exclusive array of Primary Food Colors. Primary Food Colors are basic colors and are widely used as additives, to dress up the Food products thereby making them visually more appealing. They are in purest form as they are processed in Hygienic Conditions to make them food grade color for Human Consumption.

For over four decades, we are supplying complete range of Superior Quality of Primary Food Colors , under our Leading Brand "SUN", to our esteemed International and National Clients as per their requirements in a stipulated period of time. Our food colors have high utilitarian value & are vastly used dyes in the pharmaceutical, food, cosmetic & various other industries.

Applications

  • Capsule Coating
  • Tablets
  • Medicine
  • Soft Drink & Concentrates
  • Ice Creams
  • Cakes
  • Printing Inks
  • Squashes
  • Blended Food colours
  • All edible Preparation

Pack Size

Available in
  • 500 Gms
  • 1 Kgs
  • 25 Kgs

Specifications

COLOUR SHADE COMMON NAME COLOUR INDEX No. E.E.C No. F.D. & C. No. SPECIFICATION
 
Tartrazine 19140 E 102 YELLOW 5 Specifications
 
Quinoline Yellow 47005 E 104 --- Specifications
 
Sunset Yellow 15985 E 110 YELLOW 6 Specifications
 
Erythrosine 45430 E 127 RED 3 Specifications
 
Allura Red 16035 E 129 Red 40 Specifications
 
Red 2G 18050 E 128 --- Specifications
 
Phloxine B 45410 --- ACID RED 92 Specifications
 
Ponceau 4R 16255 E 124 --- Specifications
 
Carmoisine 14720 E 122 --- Specifications
 
Amaranth 16185 E 123 Red 2 Specifications
 
Brilliant Blue FCF 42090 E 133 BLUE 1 Specifications
 
Indigo Carmine 73015 E 132 BLUE 2 Specifications
 
Patent Blue V 42051 E 131 --- Specifications
 
Fast Green FCF 42053 E 143 Green 3 Specifications
 
Green-S 44090 E-142 --- Specifications
 
Chocolate Brown HT 20285 E 155 --- Specifications
 
Black PN 28440 E 151 --- Specifications

Also Customized Shades Available

Tartrazine

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
19140 Yellow 4 1694 3211 (1934-21-0) Monoazo (pyrazolone)
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 87
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 13
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.2
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.2
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 1
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
0.5
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 1
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40
Dye Intermediates % by mass 0.5

Quinoline Yellow

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
47005 Yellow 13 - - - Quino Phthalone
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 70.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 30.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 4.00
Organic Compounds Other Than Coloring Matters% (max) 0.50
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 1.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Sunset Yellow

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
15985 Yellow 3 1695 3340 (2783-94-0) Monoazo
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 87.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 13.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 3.00
Organic Compounds Other Than Coloring Matters% (max) 0.50
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 1.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00
Dye Intermediates % by mass 0.500

Erythrosine

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
45430 Red 14 1697 4130 (16423-68-0) Xanthine
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 87.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 13.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 4.00
Organic Compounds Other Than Coloring Matters% (max) 0.40
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.40
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max N.A
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Allura Red

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
16035 Blue 1 1698 4143 (860-22-0) Indigoid
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 85.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 15.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 3.00
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
1.50
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 1.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Red 2G

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
18050 E-128 - - 3734-67-6 Acid Red 1
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 80.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 3.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Phloxine B

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
45410 - - - 3734-67-6 Acid Red 92
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 85.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 3.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Ponceu 4R

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
16255 Red 7 2558 3342 (2611-82-7) Monoazo
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 82.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 18.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 1.00
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
0.50
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 1.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00
Dye Intermediates % by mass 0.500

Carmoisine

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
14720 Red 3 2923 3343 (53026-69-9) Monoazo
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 87.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 13.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 1.00
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
0.50
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 1.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00
Dye Intermediates % by mass 0.500

Amaranth

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
16185 E-123 - - 915-67-3 ACID RED 27
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 85.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 3.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Brilliant Blue FCF

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
42090 Blue 2 6406 N.A. (3844-45-9) Triaryl Methane
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 85.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 15.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 3.00
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
1.80
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 1.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Indigo Carmine

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
73015 Blue 1 1698 4143 (860-22-0) Indigoid
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 87.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 13.50
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 1.00
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
0.50
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 1.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Patent Blue V

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
42051 Blue 5 - - - Triaryl Methane
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 85.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 15.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 2.00
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
0.50
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 3.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Fast Green FCF

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
42053 E-143 - - 2353-45-9 FOOD GREEN 3
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 85.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 3.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Green-s

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
44090 Green 4 - - - Triaryl Methane
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 80.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 20.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 1.00
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
0.40
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 3.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Brown HT

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
20285 Brown 3 - - - Diazo
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 70.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 30.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 30.00
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
0.70
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 3.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Black PN

Specifications
C.I No. Food Colour Index No. I.S.I No. B.S. No. C.A.S No. Class
28440 Black 1 - - - Diazo
Purity Test
Pure Dye Content % (Min.) 80.00
Loss On Dye At 135c & S.C./ S % (Max) 20.00
Water Insoluble Matter % (Max) 0.20
Ether Extractable Matter % (max) 0.20
Subsidiary Dyes % (Max) 10.00
Organic Compounds
Other Than Coloring Matters% (max)
0.80
Unsulsonated Primary Aromatic Amines % (Max) 0.01
Arsenic (AS"As") PPM(Max 3.00
Lead (as"pb") PPM (Max) 10.00
Mercury (As"Hg") PPM (Max) 1.00
CadMium (As"Cd") PPM (Max) 1.00
Heavy Metals PPM (Max) 40.00

Lake Colors

Specifications
PARAMETERS SPECIFIC REQUIREMENT
Total dye content (on Dry Basis)
(% by mass)
12 - 18 22-28 35-42
Moisture at 110°C for 2Hrs.
(% by mass)
17.00 (Max)
pH of 2% slurry 3.5 - 7.0
Bleeding or Free dye content
(% by mass)
0.40 (Max)
Sieve Analysis 325 mesh 85.00 (Min)
Bulk density (g/ml)
(% by mass)
0.15 - 0.40
Lead& Heavy Metals, (mg/kg). 20.00
Arsenic, (mg/kg). 3.00