FDA Information

Red BSR.....................1

Red G.........................1

Red RP.......................5

Orange LFP................1

Orange N...................2

Yellow G1...................1

Yellow G6...................1

FDA Compliant Dyes for PET Packaging Applications

FDA Status

 

1:   FDA compliant for conditions of use C, D, E, F, and G at loadings less than or equal to 0.2%

 

2:  FDA compliant for conditions of use C, D, E, F, and G at loadings less than or equal to 0.1%

 

3:  FDA compliant for conditions of use A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H at loadings less than or equal to 32 ppm

 

4:  FDA compliant for conditions of use A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H at loadings less than or equal to 50 ppm

 

5:  These dyes should be FDA compliant for conditions of use C, D, E, F, and G. Independent testing is required to verify the maximum loadings and FDA compliance.

 

FDA Conditions of use

 

A:   High temperature, above 121C (250F)

 

B:   Boiling water sterilized at 100C (212F)

 

C:   Hot filled or pasteurized above 66C (150F)

 

D:   Hot filled or pasteurized below 66C (150F)

 

E:   Room temperature filled and stored, no thermal treatment in container

 

F:   Refrigerated storage, no thermal treatment in container

 

G:   Frozen storage, no thermal treatment in container

 

H:   Frozen or refrigerated storage, foods to be reheated in container

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