Category: Synthetic

Food colouring (cochineal) in Islam – Carmine

Cochineal Carmine (/ˈkɑrmɪn/ or /ˈkɑrmaɪn/), also called a crimson lake, cochineal, natural red 4, C.I. 75470, or E120, is a pigment of a bright-red colour obtained from the aluminium salt of carminic acid; it is also a general term for...

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