Country of Origin: France
FD&C BLUE No.1 Aluminum Lake
Certified by the FDA
FDA performs regulatory review for color additives used in foods, drugs, cosmetics, and medical devices. FD&C BLUE No.1 Aluminum Lake is a FDA-approved color commonly used to dye dosage forms such as tablets and capsules. FD&C BLUE No.1 Aluminum Lake is approved for use in foods, drugs and cosmetics.
FD&C colors are the colors certified by the FDA for safe use according to specifications. The FD&C notation specifies the color is approved for use in foods, drugs and cosmetics.
Lakes are formed by reacting straight colors (such as FD&C BLUE No.1 Aluminum Lake) with precipitants and salts. Lakes may be used as color additives for tablet coatings due to their stability