Allura Red

Allura Red

Specification
Product Name Allura Red
Colour Shade Allura Red,Cosmetics colors Manufacturer
Synonyms Food Red – 17
Chemical Name Di sodium 2 – hydroxy-1-(2-methoxy – 5-methyl-4-sulfonatophenyl azo) naphthalene -6- sulfonate
C.I. No 16035
C.I. Name
FDA Status FD&C Red #40
CAS No. 25956-17-6
EINECS No. 247-368-0
E. NUMBER E-129
Test EEC (Limit)
Total dye content, percent by mass (on dry basis at 105 ± 1°C for 2 hrs.) Min. 85
Water insoluble matter, percent by mass Max. 0.20
Combined ether extract, percent by mass Max. 0.20
Unsulfonated Primary aromatic amines, percent by mass (calculated as aniline) Max. 0.01
Subsidiary dyes, percent by mass Max. 3
Total organic compound other than coloring matter, percent by mass
6-hydroxy-2-naphthalene sulfonic acid, sodium salt
4-amino-5-methoxy-2-methylbenezene sulfonic acid
6,6-oxybis(2-naphthalene sulfonic acid) disodium salt
Max.
0.30
0.20
1
Heavy metals (as Pb), (mg/kg.) Max. 40
Arsenic (mg/kg.) Max. 3
Lead (mg/kg.) Max. 2
Mercury (mg/kg.) Max. 1
Cadmium (mg/kg.) Max. 1