Sensient

Certified Colors

Sensient® offers a complete range of certified colors manufactured to the highest standards.

Our extensive certified color line includes FD&C and D&C dyes, lakes, blends, dispersions, liquid dyes, plating grade colorants and low-dust granules.

FD&C

CI NO.
73015
CI
Food Blue 1
CAS NO.
860-22-0
Chemical Class
Indigoid
Light Stability
Very Poor
Oxidation
Poor
pH Change
Poor
Tinctorial Strength
Poor
Hue
Deep Blue
General Comments
Most stable in low water activity systems, more stable as the lake form
CI NO.
73015
CI
Food Blue 1
CAS NO.
860-22-0
Chemical Class
Indigoid
Light Stability
Very Poor
Oxidation
Poor
pH Change
Poor
Tinctorial Strength
Poor
Hue
Deep Blue
General Comments
Most stable in low water activity systems, more stable as the lake form
CI NO.
42053
CI
Food Green 3
CAS NO.
2353-45-9
Chemical Class
Triphenyl methane
Light Stability
Fair
Oxidation
Poor
pH Change
Good
Tinctorial Strength
Excellent
Hue
Bluish Green
General Comments
Digestion Resistant
CI NO.
45430
CI
Food Red 14
CAS NO.
16423-68-0
Chemical Class
Xanthene
Light Stability
Poor
Oxidation
Fair
pH Change
Poor
Tinctorial Strength
Very Good
Hue
Bluish Pink
General Comments
Poor light stability; acid insoluable
CI NO.
16035
CI
Food Red 17
CAS NO.
25956-17-6
Chemical Class
Monoazo
Light Stability
Very Good
Oxidation
Fair
pH Change
Good
Tinctorial Strength
Very Good
Hue
Orange-Red
General Comments
Becomes colorless when it breaks down
CI NO.
19140
CI
Food Yellow 4
CAS NO.
1934-21-0
Chemical Class
Pyrazolone
Light Stability
Good
Oxidation
Fair
pH Change
Good
Tinctorial Strength
Good
Hue
Lemon Yellow
General Comments
Becomes colorless when it breaks down
CI NO.
15985
CI
Food Yellow 3
CAS NO.
2783-94-0
Chemical Class
Monoazo
Light Stability
Moderate
Oxidation
Fair
pH Change
Good
Tinctorial Strength
Good
Hue
Reddish-Orange
General Comments
Becomes colorless when it breaks down

D&C

CI No.
61570
CI
Acid Green 25
CAS NO.
4403-90-1
Chemical Class
Anthraquinone
Light Stability
Very Good
Oxidation
Fair
Hue
Bluish Green
CI NO.
61565
CI
Solvent Green 3
CAS NO.
128-80-1
Chemical Class
Anthraquinone
Light Stability
Very Good
Oxidation
Fair
Hue
Bluish Green
CI NO.
59040
CI
Solvent Green 7
CAS NO.
6358-69-6
Chemical Class
Pyrene
Light Stability
Poor
Oxidation
Fair
Hue
Yellowish Green
CI NO.
15850
CI
Pigment Red 57
CAS NO.
5858-81-1
Chemical Class
Monoazo
Light Stability
Good
Oxidation
Fair
Hue
Red
CI NO.
26100
CI
Solvent Red 23
CAS NO.
85-86-9
Chemical Class
Disazo
Light Stability
Fair
Oxidation
Fair
Hue
Yellowish Red
CI NO,
45280
CI
Acid Red 87
CAS NO.
17372-87-1
Chemical Class
Xanthene
Light Stability
Poor
Oxidation
Moderate
Hue
Yellowish Pink
CI NO.
45410
CI
Acid Red 92
CAS NO.
18472-87-2
Chemical Class
Xanthene
Light Stability
Poor
Oxidation
Moderate
Hue
Bluish Red
CI NO.
15850
CI
Pigment Red 57
CAS NO.
Monoazo
Chemical Class
Good
Light Stability
Good
Oxidation
Fair
Hue
Red
CI NO.
45350
CI
Acid Yellow 73
CAS NO.
518-47-8
Chemical Class
Xanthene
Light Stability
Poor
Oxidation
Fair
Hue
Bright Yellow
CI NO.
47005
CI
Acid Yellow 3
CAS NO.
8004-92-0
Chemical Class
Quinoline
Light Stability
Good
Oxidation
Poor
Hue
Bright Green Yellow
CI NO.
47000
CI
Solvent Yellow 33
CAS NO.
K8003-22-3
Chemical Class
Quinoline
Light Stability
Good
Oxidation
Poor
Hue
Greenish Yellow
CI NO.
15510
CI
Acid Orange 7
CAS NO.
633-96-5
Chemical Class
Monoazo
Light Stability
Good
Oxidation
Poor
Hue
Bright Reddish Orange
CI NO.
60725
CI
Solvent Violet 13
CAS NO.
81-48-1
Chemical Class
Anthraquinone
Light Stability
Very Good
Oxidation
Poor
Hue
Bluish Violet
CI NO.
60730
CI
Acid Violet 43
CAS NO.
4430-18-6
Chemical Class
Anthraquinone
Light Stability
Very Good
Oxidation
Poor
Hue
Bluish Violet
CI NO.
10316
CI
Acid Yellow 1
CAS NO.
846-70-8
Chemical Class
Nitro
Light Stability
Very Good
Oxidation
Fair
Hue
Greenish Yellow