Ohio State helps lead quest for natural blue M&Ms

//Ohio State helps lead quest for natural blue M&Ms

Ohio State helps lead quest for natural blue M&Ms

Ohio State University food scientists might have achieved the holy grail of candy coloring – creating veggie-based blue dyes for M&Ms, Skittles and other sugary treats. Mars Inc. and Ohio State were issued a patent in November for a method to separate blue pigments similar to the synthetic dye FD&C Blue No. 1 using red cabbage, purple sweet potato as well as some potato and carrot varieties. "While it may seem obvious, color is an important property of food that adds to the enjoyment of eating,"…

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By | 2019-01-08T19:33:14+00:00 January 8th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

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