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D and C Red No. 6, 90%, Spectrum™

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500 g
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Amber Glass Bottle
5858-81-1
C18H12N2Na2O6S
430.34
CTBASIXHDUUSCV-SDXCCTRSSA-L
disodium (4E)-4-[2-(4-methyl-2-sulfonatophenyl)hydrazin-1-ylidene]-3-oxo-3,4-dihydronaphthalene-2-carboxylate
[Na+].[Na+].CC1=CC=C(N\N=C2\C(=O)C(=CC3=CC=CC=C23)C([O-])=O)C(=C1)S([O-])(=O)=O
5858-81-1
C18H12N2Na2O6S
430.34
CTBASIXHDUUSCV-SDXCCTRSSA-L
disodium (4E)-4-[2-(4-methyl-2-sulfonatophenyl)hydrazin-1-ylidene]-3-oxo-3,4-dihydronaphthalene-2-carboxylate
[Na+].[Na+].CC1=CC=C(N\N=C2\C(=O)C(=CC3=CC=CC=C23)C([O-])=O)C(=C1)S([O-])(=O)=O

D1139, 5858-81-1, C18H14N2O6S•2Na

Spectrum™ D and C Red No. 6 is used as a food dye and originally used as a replacement for amaranth as a food coloring. It looks like a dark red powder and often comes as a sodium salt. In the United States, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) controls the specifications for Drug and Cosmetic colors. Spectrum certifies all batches of artificial drug and cosmetic colors meet FDA D&C quality.
CAS Max % 1
Percent Purity 90%
Packaging Amber Glass Bottle
Quantity 500 g