CAS# 6625-46-3

General Description: Water soluble dye from the Azo family of colorants.  This dye is commonly used for the coloration of assorted industrial cleaning products, soaps and detergents, and for coloring nylon, wool, silk, leather, shoe polish, and paper.

Type: Acid

Color: Violet

Number: 12

CAS#: 6625-46-3

Color Index #: 18075

Appearance: Reddish-brown powder

Shade (in solution): Reddish-violet

Solubility: Soluble in water

Lightfastness: 3-5 [AATCC; 8 is highest]

Usage Rate: Commonly used at 0.005 – 0.5% by weight of finished product.