Brilliant Blue E133

 

BRILLIANT BLUE E133
Shade

any pH

blue

Acceptable pH Range 2.0 - 14.0
Stability

heat

light

acid

excellent

very good

very good

Forms powder, liquid
Solubility water, ethanol, propylene glycol

Brilliant Blue FCF (Blue 1), also known under commercial names, is a colorant for foods and other substances to induce a color change. It is denoted by E number E133 and has a colour index of 42090. It has the appearance of a reddish-blue powder. It is soluble in water, and the solution has a maximum absorption at about 628 nanometer.

It is a synthetic dye produced using aromatic hydrocarbons from petroleum. It can be combined with tartrazine (E102) to produce various shades of green.

Source: Wikipedia