SUNSET YELLOW

SUNSET YELLOW C.S – SPECIFICATION
Name –SUNSET YELLOW C.SRevision No –00
ClassificationC.I 15985/C.I. FOOD YELLOW # 3/FD&C YELLOW #6/E – 110/I.S.1695
  Effective Date –01/17/2000
No.CharacteristicRequirement
 DESCRIPTIONLIGHT ORANGE POWDER.
1Total colour/Assay, percent by Mass, min.85.00
2Water-insoluble matter, percent by mass, Max.00.20
3Combined ether extracts, percent by mass, Max.00.20
4Subsidiary dyes, percent by mass, Max.Lower sulfonated.Higher sulfonated.01.00
5Dye intermediates, percent by mass, max.•2-Napthol-6-sulfonic acid•aniline-4-sulphonic acid00.50    
6Unsulfonated primary aromatic amine (calculated as aniline) percent by mass, max.00.01
7Lead, mg/kg, Max.10.00
8Arsenic, mg/kg, Max.03.00
9Heavy metals, (as pb) mg/kg, max40.00
10Mercury, mg/kg, Max.01.00
11Cadmium, mg/kg, Max01.00
12Calcium StabilityPasses The Test