Annatto, derived from the seeds of the achiote tree, is a natural colorant and flavoring agent widely used in the food and beverage manufacturing industry to impart a yellow to reddish-orange hue to products.

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Annatto is used as a natural colorant to give products, ranging from cheeses to beverages, a distinctive yellow to reddish-orange tint.

Annatto formulations are usually suspended in carrier substances such as oil, water, or other solvents to achieve a desired color.

Description: Water soluble liquid that appears orange in food and beverages

pH: 12.00-13.00 

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