SUNSET YELLOW

SUNSET YELLOW C.S – SPECIFICATION
Name –
SUNSET YELLOW C.S
Revision No –
00
Classification
C.I 15985/C.I. FOOD YELLOW # 3/FD&C YELLOW #6/E – 110/I.S.1695
Effective Date –
01/17/2000
No.
Characteristic
Requirement
DESCRIPTION
LIGHT ORANGE POWDER.
1
Total colour/Assay, percent by Mass, min.
85.00
2
Water-insoluble matter, percent by mass, Max.
00.20
3
Combined ether extracts, percent by mass, Max.
00.20
4
Subsidiary dyes, percent by mass, Max.Lower sulfonated.Higher sulfonated.
01.00
5
Dye intermediates, percent by mass, max.•2-Napthol-6-sulfonic acid•aniline-4-sulphonic acid
00.50
6
Unsulfonated primary aromatic amine (calculated as aniline) percent by mass, max.
00.01
7
Lead, mg/kg, Max.
02.00
8
Arsenic, mg/kg, Max.
03.00
9
Heavy metals, (as pb) mg/kg, max
40.00
10
Mercury, mg/kg, Max.
01.00
11
Cadmium, mg/kg, Max
01.00
12
Calcium Stability
Passes The Test