Allura Red AC is a red azo dye that goes by several names including Allura Red,
Food Red 17, C.I. 16035, and FD&C Red 40. It is used as a food dye and has ...
Apr 3, 2015 ... Red Dye 40, is an ingredient you'll find on many food and product labels. Also
known as Allura Red, it's the most common artificial food coloring ...
Apr 13, 2015 ... Red food coloring is the most commonly used dye in the U.S., according to
Center for Science in the Public Interest. It is approved by the Food ...
Three dyes (Red 40, Yellow 5, and Yellow 6) have been found to be
contaminated ... Toxicity tests on two dyes (Citrus Red 2 and Orange B) also
suggest safety ...
Jul 8, 2010 ... The report reveals that common food dyes pose risks of cancer, ... the [U.S. Food
and Drug Administration] has not addressed the toxic threat posed ... Kellogg
Strawberry NutriGrain bars are colored with Red 40, Yellow 6 and ...
How bad is Red 40 and more synthetic dyes? ... Americans are now eating five
times as much food dye as we did in 1955. That statistic isn't as surprising when ...
In the late 1800s, some manufacturers colored products with potentially
poisonous mineral- and metal-based compounds. Toxic chemicals tinted certain
Jun 1, 2010 ... Food dyes, synthesized originally from coal tar and now petroleum, have long
been controversial. Many dyes have been banned because of ...
Jun 29, 2010 ... The three most widely used dyes, Red 40, Yellow 5, and Yellow 6, are ... to color
foods with real food ingredients, not toxic petrochemicals.”.
Mar 13, 2013 ... Companies have long been adding dyes to a myriad of products including food,
candies, drinks, ... Some claim that these dyes are toxic – possibly toxic enough
to cause cancer. ... 3, Red No. 3, Red No. 40, Yellow No. 5 and ...