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Canthaxanthin

Canthaxanthin is a carotenoid pigment widely distributed in nature. An additive (pink, orange or red) derived from mushrooms, crustaceans, fish and eggs. Primarily used in animal feed to enhance coloring (such as in salmon or trout).

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  • Panera
  • H-E-B Select Ingredients
  • Hy-Vee
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