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C73099 Carmine Lake

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C73099FD&C Carmine Lake Powder

Available in North America only. FD&C Carmine Lake Powder is a magenta-red water-insoluble aluminum or calcium-aluminum lake on an aluminum hydroxide substrate of the coloring principles, chiefly carminic acid, obtained by an aqueous extraction of cochineal Dactylupius coccus costa (Coccus cacti).

FD&C Carmine Lake Powder is designed for use in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, dairy products, baked goods, and confections.


• Kosher certified.

• Approved by the FDA and meets the specifications outlined in the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21 Parts 73.100, 73.1100, and 73.2087.

• Physical Appearance: Dark red powder


• FD&C Carmine Lake Powder

• Insoluble in water


• 20 kg (44.09 lbs.), 5 kg (11.02 lbs.) and 1 kg (2.2 lbs.) boxes.

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• Protect from moisture.

• Testing in your particular formulation is recommended.

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Not available in Europe.

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