Exempt Colors

(Often referred to as Natural Colors)

Made from gum arabic and food colorants most consumers refer to as “natural,” such as cabbage juice, turmeric, and radish. Custom colors and color blends are also available.

Below please see samples of Edible Glitter made with non-FD&C or Exempt colors which are often natural colors.

These colors are applicable to our Edible Glitter Flake, Flavored Edible Glitter, Edible Glitter DC, and Edible Glitter Slow Soluble product lines.

External Link: CFR PART 73—Listing of Color Additives Exempt from Certification.

Natural Colors

Amethyst C

Beta Carotene Red



Bright Pink

Green Insoluble


Black 30 Mesh

Radish Red

White Ca Carbonate


Yellow Turmeric