red synthetic coal tar or azo dye found in dessert toppings, jelly,
salami, seafood dressings, tinned strawberries and fruit pie fillings
and packeted cake mixes, cheesecakes, soups and trifles.
It appears to cause allergic and/or intolerance reactions particularly
amongst those with an aspirin intolerance or asthmatics. Carcinogen
recommended for consumption by children.
Hyperactive Childrens Support Group belive that a link exists between
this additive and hyperactive behavioural disorders in children.
is banned in Norway and the United States.