Color Value141
DescriptionIt derives from chlorophyll through saponification and replacement of magnesium with copper
PropertySoluble in water, slightly soluble in low grade alcohol, insoluble in chloroform. The aqueous solution is transparent, without precipitation. Under acidic conditions (pH <6.5), precipitation occurs in the presence of calcium ions.
ApplicationTypical applications include confectionery, desserts, beverages, dairy products, ice creams, fruit mixes, baked goods, soups, sauces, snacks, condiments, and convenience foods.