Rubixanthin:IN 161d

Origin:
Natural colour, present in many plants. Commercially prepared from Rosa (rose) species.

Function & characteristics:
Yellow food colour. Slightly soluble in water.

Products:
Rarely used.

Daily intake:
Up to 5 mg/kg bodyweight.

Side effects :
No side effects known.

Dietary restrictions :
None, E161d can be consumed by all religious groups, vegans and vegetarians.