food coloring

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Noun1.food coloring - a digestible substance used to give color to foodfood coloring - a digestible substance used to give color to food; "food color made from vegetable dyes"
food product, foodstuff - a substance that can be used or prepared for use as food
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Fizzy drinks also contained multiple colour additives.
Manufacturers are creating more products that achieve visual appeal without using synthetic colour additives.
Now the FDA does not exercise that much control over cosmetics, but all colour additives known to comprise lead have to be batch certified, i.
No doubt that the colour additives have long been used as a means of enhancing the aesthetic value of foods, beverages and cosmetics, and for identifying drugs and other products yet their safer use is most important to health and life.
FOOD campaigners recently carried out an independent study involving 277 three-year-olds into the effect of colour additives in snack food and drinks.
It also tests for alcohol levels in drinks, colour additives in confectionery, water quality, trade wastes and effluents, building materials and blood alcohol (under the Road Offenders Act).
It also allows colour additives, which means that golden colour will not necessarily mean there is egg in the dough.
Giles had built a substantial and growing business based on importing and selling a wide range of colour additives for foods and confectionery.
Basically, kids go for bright colours, and the ice lollies wouldn't sell without colour additives.