Primal Essence Annatto CIA-ANN

Primal Essence Annatto CIA-ANN is a natural orange liquid color derived from Annatto seeds. The extraction process is carefully conducted without the use of harsh chemical solvents, ensuring the purity and quality of the colorant. This vibrant orange liquid color is specifically designed for food and beverage applications, adding a natural touch of orange to your products. The intensity of the color can be adjusted by varying the concentration used. Enjoy the economic usage ratios of 0.02% to 2%, providing cost-effective usage. With water solubility and retained phytonutrients, this colorant offers versatility and nutritional benefits.

Ingredient Name: Annatto Seed Extract

Color: Orange, Red

Function: Food Coloring

Physical Form: Liquid

Solubility: Water Soluble

Labeling Claims: Clean Label, Kosher, Natural, Naturally Derived, Non-GMO, SVHC Chemicals-free

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Identification & Functionality

Ingredient Name
Ingredient Origin
Food Ingredients Functions

Features & Benefits

Key Features and Benefits
  • Economic usage ratios (0.02% - 2%)
  • Water solubility
  • Natural, vibrant flavors
  • Retained Phytonutrients & bioavailability
  • Sustainable shelf life
  • Every product made to order
  • Custom package sizes are available for easy batching and production

Applications & Uses

Use Level
approx. 0.2 - 2%


Physical Form
Free flowing liquid
Soluble in
Chemical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
pH (in 10% Solution)12 - 13
Norbixin2.60 - 3.00%
Color Intensity7.50 - 8.70

Regulatory & Compliance

Certifications & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Packaging Information
  • Food-grade HDPE: Gallon 8 lb; Pail 40/45 lb; Drum 240/440 lb 
  • Custom Packaging

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
6 Months
Storage Conditions
  • Store in a cool dark location at (<20°C/68°F)
  • Avoid exposure to direct light, air and high heat,
  • Do not freeze