FD&C Yellow No. 5 Aluminum Lake - FDA Batch Certified


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FDA Batch Certified Color Additive

Name of color:  FD&C Yellow No. 5 Aluminum Lake


Certified % of total color:  38%

Certificate with arrive with this product. This color is certified for Mad Oils, Inc (DBA Mad Micas) and is packaged at our laboratory in jars, not ziploc bags, for your convenience and to minimize waste.


SDS - Safety Data Sheet

Certified for use in:

Foods, Drugs & Cosmetics – in amounts consistent with current Good Manufacturing Practice. 

In Drugs & Cosmetics, the color intended for use in the area of the eye.  The name of the color additive MUST appear on the label of the final product.  

FDA approved for Eyes, Lips and External use.

This color has been certified at 38% total dye load.  If this item is stored in an airtight container with extremely limited exposure to humidity, it will not expire.

A little goes a LONG WAY, so keep this in mind when using.  Use latex or nitrile gloves and protect the surfaces you are working on, as these colors are very concentrated and will stain clothes, counter tops and hands.

These colors will bleed in soap.  

When making bath bombs, bubble bars or bath salts, we recommend using polysorbate 80 in the liquid stage at 1-2%.  This is because the aluminum lakes are oil dispersible but not oil soluble or water soluble.

Colorants, which are subject to batch certification regulations MUST be batch certified or they ARE NOT PERMITTED TO BE USED IN PRODUCTS INTENDED FOR SALE. If you buy dyes or aluminum lakes and you create and sell your products in the United States, those powders must be batch certified or you are breaching fda regulations.


What is FDA Batch Certification?

Mad Oils, Inc (parent company of Mad Micas) has been repack certified.  This means that we are certified by the FDA to repack our larger quantities into smaller containers.  Every lot that comes in is sampled and sent to the FDA for testing at their lab, after which a new Lot Number is issued to us, and a certificate is sent with dye load and other lab information. We issue our batch number at that point, and the FDA Lot and our Batch are put on every jar before it is sold.

Customer Reviews

Based on 9 reviews
Sunshine has nothing on this!

Brightest yellow! Perfect! Definitely recommend!!!

The Colors Pop!

I love all the Mad Mica colors but especially love the Lakes for my bath bombs. The yellow works with some great fruity scents like Lemon and Fruit Slices. Ordering more today!

Great color

Love this color! Very bold.

Bath Bomb Colorants

Nice product. Colors were not quite as bold as I thought they would be, but otherwise worked great.

Love Love Love

Lakes Work wonderful in my bath bombs