Ponceau 4R Powder


    AppearanceA dark red free flowing powdered colour
    E numberE124


    (Pure Dye)
    Min 80 %
    SolubilitySoluble in water, glucose and sucrose
    Heavy metals
    Max 40 ppm
    ArsenicMax 3 ppm
    LeadMax 10 ppm
    Matter Insoluble in WaterMax 0.2 %
    StorageCool and protected from light
    PackagingWhite pails of 1kg, 2kg, 5kg, 10kg, 25kg sizes
    Shelf life6 months from date of manufacture


    Total plate countMax 100 /g
    YeastsMax 10 /g
    MouldsMax 10 /g
    SalmonellaNegative in 25g
    ShigellaNegative in 25g

    Direct Food Ingredients will ensure that any material supplied this specification will confirm to the above physical and chemical properties. However, we have no control over the use of the material and can accept no responsibility for problems caused by the customer's failure to ensure the material supplied is suitable for the intended use.

    This specification has been last modified on Tue 12 July 2011 (643)

    Product also known as : E124

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