What are Colors?

Technically, color additives are any dye, pigment or substance that can impart color when added or applied to a food, drug, cosmetic or to the human body.

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IACM Supports Colors Remaining on the US National List

IACM submitted comments to the National Organic Standards Board in advance of its October 2020 meeting, supporting the relisting of colors on the National List. Colors continue to be important to organic food products and there is currently insufficient organic…

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The Color Industry is Essential to the Global Food Supply Chain

The global color industry is an important part of the food supply chain and as such designated as an essential business is many countries. IACM joined 110 other associations in a letter supporting a consistent definition of “critical infrastructure” across…

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