β-Apo-8'-Carotenal offers a wide range of orange to red shades and is primarily used as a food colorant either by itself or in combination with β-Carotene.
Allied has 3 powder formulations: 1%, 5% and 10%. These can be used in beverages or other food applications to replace artificial colors like Allura Red or Ponceau 4R.
Altratene β-Apo-8'-Carotenal 5% FT/PF is an oil-in-water fluid type formulation of Apocarotenal. It imparts shades of red colors in beverages and other water-based food products.
Altratene® β-Apo-8'-Carotenal 2% Solution is a solution of Apocarotenal in vegetable oil. This formulation imparts shades of red colors in oil or fat based food products like processed cheeses, dressings, soups, etc.
The 20% oil-based formulation is the most concentrated form on the market. It can be used in dressings, soups and sauces to achieve light orange color shade.