Saffower Yellower, Carthamus Yellow
NAMESaffower Yellower, Carthamus Yellow  
Category:Standard herbal extract

Product name: Saffower Yellower, Carthamus Yellow

Latin name: Carthamus Tinctorius L.

Part of used: Flower

Appearance: Yellow fine powder

Brand: Yongyuan Bio.

Active ingredient: Carthamine

Molecular formula: C27H30O15

Saffower Yellower Description:

Safflower is an important Chinese herbal medicine, which is the dry flower of the Compositae. It contains two kinds of pigment, which contains carthamin and carthamin yellow. Safflower yellow is a natural yellow pigment extracted from the petals of the safflower, and is a chalcone compound. Safflower yellow is the edible natural pigment permitted to be used in China. It has been included in the GB2760-1996 and is a new national drug. The study found that the safflower yellow pigment is not only a kind of valuable natural pigment with the advantages of bright color, high temperature resistance, high pressure resistance, low temperature resistance, light resistance, acid resistance, reduction and anti microbial activities.

Saffower Yellower Application: Chinese safflower resources are widely distributed and yield is large. Its safflower yellow pigment is also a natural and safe food pigment. It has great potential in export food pigment or additives, textile and medicine.

Food coloring: safflower yellow has been successfully applied to the coloring of all kinds of drinks, wine and health food. Because synthetic lemon yellow is a toxic pigment, it has been banned in many countries. Safflower yellow can be used as the first choice pigment for infants and elderly health foods.

Textile dyeing: safflower yellow has the advantages of good thermal stability and low toxicity, and it is also used in textile dyeing.

Storage: Store in sealed containers at cool & dry place. Protect from light, moisture and pest infestation.

Shelf life: 2 year when properly stored.

Packing: 25KG/Drum.

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