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APPEARANCE & PRESENTATION
Shimmer Flakes are an amazing thin and light weight edible flake that can be used on or in any food product to add a beautiful shimmer to your baking and decorating crafts. Because of it's thin and flat shape it provides better coverage per lb when compared to traditional sprinkles
USES, RESTRICTIONS & FDA COMPLIANCE
Each component of this product is FDA approved. Usage levels to be consistent with GMP. No component of our natural color blends have been determined to be carcinogenic by FDA, OSHA, or California Proposition 65. Only Kosher certified ingredients and Halal certified ingredients are used in the manufacturing process. Bakell LLC is certified by KOSHER VADD OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA and by ETIMAD HALAL.
ABOUT SHIMMER FLAKES
Shimmer Flakes are an amazing thin and light weight edible flake that can be used on or in any food product to add a beautiful shimmer to your baking and decorating crafts. Because of it's thin and flat shape it provides better coverage per lb when compared to traditional sprinkles. A little bit goes a long way with Shimmer Flakes! Shimmer flakes are a great alternative to sprinkles for those who want to decorate their sweets and treats without adding all the additional sugar and calories that comes with traditional sprinkle decorating. Unlike traditional sprinkles, Shimmer flakes contain no sugar or partially hydrogenated vegetable oil. Shimmer Flakes are also allergen-free and do not contain any ingredients that appear on the USDA Bioengineered Food List. All of our flakes are made with FDA approved ingredients, in GSFI certified facilities right here in the US.
SHIMMER FLAKES VERSATILITY
Shimmer flakes can be used in make hard candies and syrups without breaking down the way traditional sprinkles will. The flakes can baked in the oven up to 450 degrees without browning or burning.
SHIMMER FLAKES COVERAGE
1 Lb of Shimmer Flakes can replace up to 30lbs of sprinkles in terms of coverage. 1 4g Jar can cover 95 cupcakes.
CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65 (SAFE DRINKING WATER AND TOXIC ENFORCEMENT ACT OF 1986)
Does not expose people to any chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm.
Complies with food standards and purity criteria pursuant Commission Regulation (EC) Nos. 1881/2006, 1333/2008, 231/2012
EU Commission Regulation (EU) 2022/63 of 14 January 2022 amending Annexes II and III to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the food additive titanium dioxide (E 171);
ARTICLE 2: Until 7 August 2022, foods produced in accordance with the rules applicable before 7 February 2022 may continue to be placed on the market. After that date, they may remain on the market until their date of minimum durability or ‘use by’ date - click here
SHORT TERM: Interpreted, this means in the short term, products containing Titanium Dioxide E 171 can continue to be purchased, inventoried and sold throughout the EU market up through August 7th, 2022. After the date of August 7th 2022, products containing Titanium Dioxide, E171 may continue to be sold in the EU market until their date of minimum durability or ‘use by’ date. For reference, our our edible glitter, luster dust, highlighter dust, Brew Glitter products all have a minimum durability/ shelf life of 5+ years - companies in the EU that purchase our edible glitter, luster dust and highlighter dust products can continue to sell said products over the next 5 years, through 2027.
LONG TERM: In response to the amended EU legislation, the Bakell R&D team has been working on new “like” products that are similar to current luster dust, metallic highlighter dust and other glitter products that do not contain Titanium Dioxide, e 171 to satisfy the EU customer base as a long term solution. Those products are still in the R&D stage and will be available in June of this year (2022), which is well before the new EU regulation change takes effect on August 7th, 2022.
- STORAGE Store in tightly sealed containers in a cool, dry, dark place
- STABILITY When stored under the proper conditions, initial product strength and color hue should be maintained
- SHELF LIFE Minimum of 60 months from date of manufacture
- ALLERGENS This product does not contain any Major Food Allergens
- (As defined in the Food Allergen Labeling and Consumer Protection Act)
- GMO STATUS NON-GMO
- VEGAN STATUS With the exception of some products that contain Carmine (Cochineal Extract), all food grade products produced or sold by Bakell.com are suitable for Vegan and/or Vegetarian diets
- HALAL STATUS Bakell® edible glitters, powders & dusts are Halal certified through Etimad Halal
- KOSHER STATUS Bakell® edible glitters, powders & dusts are Kosher certified through Sunrise Kosher
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