Unformatted text preview: severe asthma FD&C yellow no. 5 (listed as tartrazine on medicine labels) may cause itching and hives Color additives Colors are classified as certified or exempt Certified colors: human-made, meet strict specifications for purity, and must be listed by name in the ingredient list Exempt colors: include pigments from natural sources (such as dehydrated beets and carotenoids); these may be listed collectively in the ingredient list as “artificial color” Food additives Food additives...
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- Spring '07
- food additives, E number, certain food additives