Red 2G (Ext. D&C Red 11)

22.00

Alternate Name

Acid red 1

Color Shade / Description

Red Powder

ECC No.

E128

Color Index No.

18050

CAS No.

3734-67-6

EINEC No.

223-098-9

Usage

only permitted for use in breakfast cereals , cosmetics, soaps etc

Image Checkout
Guaranteed Checkout
SKU: Red 2G Category:

Red 2G, is a synthetic red azo dye. It is soluble in water and slightly soluble in glycerol. Red 2G is commonly used as a food dye, imparting light red color and producing shades ranging from cherry to blood-red in various food products. However, its use has been restricted due to safety concerns. Red 2G is also used in inks, coatings, paper, crepe paper, and fine tissue. It can be used for staining in histology, although rarely.