Agent Name

C.I. Solvent Yellow 33

Alternative Name

D&C Yellow No. 11

CAS Number

8003-22-3

Major Category

Dyes

Synonyms

2-(2-Quinolinyl)-1H-indene-1,3(2H)-dione; 2-(2-Quinolyl)-1,3-indandione; D & C Yellow No. 11; D&C Yellow No. 11; Quinoline Yellow Spirit Soluble; Solvent Yellow 33; Chinoline Yellow D Sol. In Spirits; Chinoline Yellow ZSS; D and C Yellow No. 11; D&C Yellow 11; D.C. Yellow Dye No. 11; Nitro Fast Yellow SL; Oil Yellow SIS; Petrol Yellow C; Quinoline Yellow A Spirit Soluble; Quinoline Yellow Base; Quinoline Yellow SS; Quinoline Yellow Spirit Soluble; Waxoline Yellow T; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Dyes

Description

Bright greenish yellow or canary yellow solid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] A synthetic dye used in spirit lacquers, polystyrenes, polycarbonates, polyamides, acrylic resins, colored smokes, externally applied drugs and cosmetics, and occasionally in hydrocarbon solvents; [Merck Index]

Comments

Demonstrates a high potential for skin sensitization, with positive patch test results from soaps, facial cosmetics, and in beauticians; Causes liver changes in animal studies; [NTP] A skin and strong eye irritant; Targets the liver and kidney; [Aldrich MSDS]

Reference Link

Allergic contact cheilitis from D & C Yellow 11

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

9.88E-9 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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