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COLOR SHADE PRODUCT C.I.NO. F.D.& C. NO E.N.O. PURE DYE CONTENT(MIN) WATER INSOLUBLE MATTER ETHER EXTRACT(MAX) SUBSIDIARY DYES (MAX) DYE INTERMEDIATES (MAX) PROMARY AROMATIC AMINES (MAX) MERCURY PPM (MAX) LEAD PPM (MAX) ARSENIC PPM MAXIMUM CADMIUM PPM (MAX) HEAVY METALS PPM
vidhi dyestuffs TARTRAZINE
19140 Yellow 5 E 102 85% 0.2% 0.2% 1% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs QUINIOLINE YELLOW 47005 - E 104 70% 0.2% 0.2% 4% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs SUNSET YELLOW FCF 15985 Yellow 6 E 110 85% 0.2% 0.2% 5% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs CARMOISINE 14720 - E 122 85% 0.2% 0.2% 2% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs AMARANTH 16185 - E 123 85% 0.2% 0.2% 3% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs PONCEAU 4R 16255 - E 124 80% 0.2% 0.2% 1% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs ERYTHROSINE 45430 Red 3 E 127 87% 0.2% 0.2% 4% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs ALLURA RED 16035 Red 40 E 129 85% 0.2% 0.2% 3% 1.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs PATENT BLUE V 42051 - E 131 85% 0.2% 0.2% 2% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs INDIGO CARMINE 73015 Blue 2 E 132 85% 0.2% 0.2% 1% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs BRILLIANT BLUE CFC 42090 Blue 1 E 133 85% 0.2% 0.2% 6% 1.8% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs GREEN S 44090 - E 142 80% 0.2% 0.2% 1% 0.4% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs BLACK PN 28440 - E 151 80% 0.2% 0.2% 10% 0.8% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
vidhi dyestuffs CHOCOLATE BROWN HT 20285 Yellow 6 E 155 70% 0.2% 0.2% 10% 0.5% 0.01% 1 2 3 1 40
Natural Colors

Natural Yellow


Defination:  Presenting Riboflavin-5-Phosphate , a Natural Yellow, perfect substitute for Tartrazine, E 102.  E 101 (ii) RIBOFLAVIN-5′-PHOSPHATE

Synonyms:  Riboflavin-5′-phosphate sodium

Class:  Isoalloxazine

Einecs:  204-988-6

Chemical Name:  Monosodium (2R,3R,4S)-5-(3′)10′-dihydro-7′,8′-dimethyl-2′,4′-dioxo-10′-benzo[γ]pteridinyl)-2,3,4-trihydroxypentyl phosphate

Chemical Formula:  For the dihydrate form: C17H20N4NaO9P·2H2O & For the anhydrous form: C17H20N4NaO9P

Molecular Weight:  541,36


Synthetic Water Soluble Colors


Defination:  A full range of Synthetic Water Soluble \nColours conforming to the EC Directive 2008/128/EC, & FAO/WHO Food \n& Drug and Nutrition paper 52/1 and 2


Natural Colors
Natural Colors

Aluminum Lakes


Defination:  A full range of Aluminum Lakes of Water \nSoluble Colours conforming to the EC Directive 2008/128/EC, & \nFAO/WHO Food & Drug and Nutrition paper 52/1 and 2


FD&C Certified Colors


Defination:  U.S. FDA permitted Synthetic Food Colour conforming to CFR Chapter No. 21 of the U.S. FDA


Natural Colors
Natural Colors

FD&C Certified Lakes


Defination:  U.S. FDA permitted Aluminum Lakes conforming to CFR Chapter No. 21 of the U.S. FDA


D&C Colors


Defination:  U.S. FDA permitted Synthetic Food Colouing \napproved for use in Drugs & Cosmetics conforming to CFR Chapter No. \n21 of the U.S. FDA


Natural Colors

Lake Tartrazine


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Tartrazine

Color Index:  C.I. No. 19140:1


Lake Sunset Yellow FCF


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Sunset Yellow

Color Index:  C.I. No. 15985:1


Lake Quinoline Yellow


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Quinoline Yellow

Color Index:  47005:1


Lake Amaranth


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Amaranth

Color Index:  16185:1


Lake Ponceau 4R


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Ponceau 4R

Color Index:  16255:1


Lake Carmmoisine


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Carmmoisine

Color Index:  14720:1


Lake Erythrosine


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Erythrosine

Color Index:  45430:1


Lake Allura Red AC


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Allura Red.

Color Index:  16035:1


Lake Patent Blue V


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Patent Blue V

Color Index:  42051:1


Lake Indigo Carmine


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Indigo Carmine

Color Index:  73015:1


Lake Brilliant Blue


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Brilliant Blue

Color Index:  42090:1


Lake Green S


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Green S

Color Index:  44090:1


Lake Black PN


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Black PN

Color Index:  28440:1


Lake Chocolate Brown HT


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of European permitted synthetic food colour i.e. Chocolate Brown HT

Color Index:  20285:1


FD&C Certified Colors

FD&C Blue 1


Synonyms:  CI Food Blue 2, BRILLIANT BLUE FCF

Defination:  Brilliant Blue FCF consists essentially of disodium \nα-(4-(N-ethyl-3-sulfonatobenzylamino) \nphenyl)-α-(4-N-ethyl-3-sulfonatobenzylamino) cyclohexa-2,5-dienylidene) \n toluene-2-sulfonate and its isomers and subsidiary coloring matters \ntogether with sodium chloride and/or sodium sulfate as the principal uncolored components.

Color Index:  42090

Einecs:  223-339-8

Chemical Name:  Disodium α-(4-(N-ethyl-3-sulfonatobenzylamino) phenyl)-α-(4-N-ethyl-3-sulfonatobenzylamino) cyclohexa-2,5-dienylidene) toluene-2-sulfonate

Chemical Formula:  C37H34N2Na2O9S3

Molecular Weight:  792,84

FD&C Blue 2


Synonyms:  CI Food Blue 1, INDIGOTINE, INDIGO CARMINE

Defination:  Indigotine consists essentially \nof a mixture of disodium \n3,3′dioxo-2,2′-bi-indolylidene-5,5′-disulfonate, and disodium \n3,3′-dioxo-2,2′-bi-indolylidene-5,7′-disulfonate and subsidiary colouring matters\n together with sodium chloride and/or sodium sulfate as the principal \nuncoloured components. Indigotine is described as the sodium salt.

Class:  Indigoid

Color Index:  73015

Einecs:  212-728-8

Chemical Name:  Disodium 3,3′-dioxo-2,2′-bi-indolylidene-5,5′-disulfonate

Chemical Formula:  C16H8N2Na2O8S2

Molecular Weight:  466,36

FD&C Certified Colors
FD&C Certified Colors

FD&C Yellow 5


Synonyms:  CI Food Yellow 4, TARTRAZINE

Defination:  Tartrazine consists essentially of trisodium \n5-hydroxy-1-(4-sulfonatophenyl)-4-(4-sulfonatophenylazo)-H-pyrazole-3-carboxylate\n and subsidiary colouring matters together with sodium chloride and/or sodium \nsulfate as the principal uncoloured components. Tartrazine is described\n as the sodium salt.

Class:  Monoazo

Color Index:  19140

Einecs:  217-699-5

Chemical Name:  Trisodium-5-hydroxy-1-(4-sulfonatophenyl)-4-(4-sulfonatophenylazo)-Hpyrazole-3-carboxylate

Chemical Formula:  C16H9N4Na3O9S2

Molecular Weight:  534,37

FD&C Yellow 6


Synonyms:  CI Food Yellow 3, Orange Yellow S, SUNSET YELLOW FCF

Defination:  Sunset Yellow FCF consists essentially of \ndisodium 2-hydroxy-1-(4-sulfonatophenylazo) naphthalene-6-sulfonate and\n subsidiary colouring matters together with sodium chloride and/or sodium sulfate as the \nprincipal uncolored components. Sunset Yellow FCF is described as the \nsodium salt.

Class:  Monoazo

Color Index:  15985

Einecs:  220-491-7

Chemical Name:  Disodium 2-hydroxy-1-(4-sulfonatophenylazo)naphthalene-6-sulfonate

Chemical Formula:  C16H10N2Na2O7S2

Molecular Weight:  452,37

FD&C Certified Colors
FD&C Certified Colors

FD&C Red 3


Synonyms:  CI Food Red 14, ERYTHROSINE

Defination:  Erythrosine consists essentially of disodium \n2-(2,4,5,7-tetraiodo-3-oxido-6-oxoxanthen-9-yl) benzoate monohydrate and\n subsidiary colouring matters together with water, sodium chloride and/or sodium \nsulfate as the principal uncolored components. Erythrosine is \ndescribed as the sodium salt.

Class:  Xanthen

Color Index:  45430

Einecs:  240-474-8

Chemical Name:  Disodium 2-(2,4,5,7-tetraiodo-3-oxido-6-oxoxanthen-9-yl)benzoate monohydrate

Chemical Formula:  C20H6I4Na2O5.H2O

Molecular Weight:  897,88

FD&C Red 40


Synonyms:  CI Food Red 17, ALLURA RED AC

Defination:  Allura Red AC consists essentially of disodium \n2-hydroxy-1-(2-methoxy-5-methyl-4-sulfonato-phenylazo) \nnaphthalene-6-sulfonate and subsidiary colouring matters together with \nsodium chloride and/or sodium sulfate as the principal uncoloured \ncomponents. Allura Red AC is described as the sodium salt.

Class:  Monoazo

Color Index:  16035

Einecs:  247-368-0

Chemical Name:  Disodium 2-hydroxy-1-(2-methoxy-5-methyl-4-sulfonatophenylazo)naphthalene-6-sulfonate

Chemical Formula:  C18H14N2Na2O8S2

Molecular Weight:  496,42

FD&C Certified Colors

Lake FD&C Blue 1


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of U.S. FDA permitted synthetic food color i.e. FD&C Blue 1

Color Index:  42090:1


Lake FD&C Blue 2


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of U.S. FDA permitted synthetic food colour i.e. FD&C Blue 2

Color Index:  73015:1


Lake FD&C Red 40


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of U.S. FDA permitted synthetic food colour i.e. FD&C Red 40

Color Index:  16035:1


Lake FD&C Yellow 5


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of U.S. FDA permitted synthetic food colour i.e. FD&C Yellow 5

Color Index:  19140:1


Lake FD&C Yellow 6


Defination:  Aluminum Lake of U.S. FDA permitted synthetic food colour i.e. FD&C Yellow 6

Color Index:  15985:1


D&C Colors

D&C Yellow 10


Defination:  The color additive D&C Yellow No. 10 is a mixture of the sodium \nsalts of the mono- and disulfonic acids of 2-(2-quinolinyl)-1 H \n-indene-1,3 (2 H )-dione consisting principally of the sodium salts of \n2-(2,3-dihydro-1,3-dioxo-1 H -indene-2-yl)-6-quinolinesulfonic acid and\n 2-(2,3-dihydro-1,3-dioxo-1 H -indene-2-yl)-8-quinolinesulfonic acid \nwith lesser amounts of the disodium salts of the disulfonic acids of \n2-(2-quinolinyl)-1 H -indene-1,3(2 H )-dione (CAS Reg. No. 8004–92–0).

Color Index:  47005

CAS No.:  8004-92-0

Chemical Formula:  C18H9NO8S2Na

D&C Green 8


Defination:  The color additive D&C Green No. 8 is principally the trisodium salt of 8-hydroxy-1,3,6-pyrene-trisulfonic acid.

Color Index Name:  Solvent Green 7

Color Index:  59040

CAS No.:  6358-69-6

Chemical Formula:  C16H17O10S3Na3

D&C Colors
D&C Colors

D&C Red 33


Defination:  The color additive D&C Red No. 33 is principally the disodium salt \nof 5-amino-4-hydroxy-3-(phenylazo)-2,7-naphthalenedisulfonic acid (CAS \nReg. No. 3567–66–6).

Color Index Name:  Acid Red 33

Color Index:  17200

CAS No.:  3567-67-6

Chemical Formula:  C16H11 N3O7S2Na2

D&C Ext. Violet 2


Defination:  The color additive Ext. D&C Violet No. 2 is principally the \nmonosodium salt of 2-[(9,10-dihydro-4-hydroxy \n-9,10-dioxo-1-anthracenyl) amino]-5-methyl-benzenesulfonic acid.

Color Index Name:  Acid Violet 43

Color Index:  60730

CAS No.:  4430-18-6

Chemical Formula:  C21H14NO6SNa

D&C Colors

Iron Oxides


Range of high purity Inorganic Pigments for applications in industries like Cosmetics, Personal Care, Pharmaceutical etc.


Iron Oxide – Yellow



Iron Oxide – Red



Iron Oxide – Black



Iron Oxide – Orange



Iron Oxide – Brown



Natural Lakes


Vidhi Specialty Food Ingredients Limited (Formerly known as 'Vidhi Dyestuffs Manufacturing Limited'), proudly announces a new and exciting range of Natural Lakes. Lakes of Synthetic Colours are widely promoted world over in various applications. This range has been specially prepared for those end users who are looking to replace synthetic lakes with natural lakes. Various exciting shades have been derived by substrating various Natural Colours on Alumina. There is a huge potential for these Pigments to be used in various applications like Pharmaceutical & Cosmetic applications, dry snacks, inks, films, coating and panning, can linings etc.


Lake Of Riboflavin (Yellow Shade)


Lake Of Curcumin (Yellow Shade)


Lake Of Curcumin (Orange Shade)


Lake Of Carmine (Strawberry Shade)


Lake Of Carmine (Raspberry Shade)


Lake Of Carminic Acid (Orange Shade)


Lake Of Annatto (Orange Shade)


Lake Of Chlorophyll (Green Shade)