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Index Rubixanthin

Rubixanthin, or natural yellow 27, is a natural xanthophyll pigment with a red-orange color found in rose hips. [1]

7 relations: E number, Food additive, Food coloring, Merck Index, Pigment, Rose hip, Xanthophyll.

E number

E numbers are codes for substances that are permitted to be used as food additives for use within the European Union and EFTA.

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Food additive

Food additives are substances added to food to preserve flavor or enhance its taste, appearance, or other qualities.

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Food coloring

Food coloring, or color additive, is any dye, pigment or substance that imparts color when it is added to food or drink.

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Merck Index

The Merck Index is an encyclopedia of chemicals, drugs and biologicals with over 10,000 monographs on single substances or groups of related compounds.

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A pigment is a material that changes the color of reflected or transmitted light as the result of wavelength-selective absorption.

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Rose hip

The rose hip, also called rose haw and rose hep, is the accessory fruit of the rose plant.

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Xanthophylls (originally phylloxanthins) are yellow pigments that occur widely in nature and form one of two major divisions of the carotenoid group; the other division is formed by the carotenes.

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(3r)-beta,psi-caroten-3-ol, E161d, Natural yellow 27.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rubixanthin

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