Allura Red

Allura Red

Specification
Product NameAllura Red
Colour ShadeAllura Red,Cosmetics colors Manufacturer
SynonymsFood Red – 17
Chemical NameDi sodium 2 – hydroxy-1-(2-methoxy – 5-methyl-4-sulfonatophenyl azo) naphthalene -6- sulfonate
C.I. No16035
C.I. Name
FDA StatusFD&C Red #40
CAS No.25956-17-6
EINECS No.247-368-0
E. NUMBERE-129
TestEEC (Limit)
Total dye content, percent by mass (on dry basis at 105 ± 1°C for 2 hrs.)Min.85
Water insoluble matter, percent by massMax.0.20
Combined ether extract, percent by massMax.0.20
Unsulfonated Primary aromatic amines, percent by mass (calculated as aniline)Max.0.01
Subsidiary dyes, percent by massMax.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