- Lisa Logan
Canada: amended food colouring agent list - Spirulina extract
Health Canada has announced its decision to permit use of the colouring agent Spirulina extract to certain unstandardised foods.
This extract was already permitted for use as a colouring agent in a variety of foods to GMP. Health Canada has extended the use of Spirulina extract by changing the List of Permitted Colouring Agents, effective February 8, 2021.