Agent Name

C.I. Disperse Blue 3

CAS Number




Major Category



9,10-Anthracenedione, 1-((2-hydroxyethyl)amino)-4-(methylamino)-; 1-MA-4OEAA [Russian]; 1-Methylamino-4-oxyethylaminoanthraquinone [Russian]; Acetate Brilliant Blue 4B; Acetoquinone Light Pure Blue R; Akasperse Blue GLF; Altocyl Brilliant Blue B; Amacel Blue BNN; Amacel Brilliant Blue B; Artisil Blue BSG; Artisil Blue BSQ; Atlantic Disperse Blue BNA; C. I. Disperse Blue 41; C. I. Disperse Blue 66; C.I. 61505; Calcosyn Sapphire Blue 2GS; Calcosyn Sapphire Blue R; Celanthrene Brilliant Blue; Celanthrene Brilliant Blue FFS; Celliton Blue FFR; Celliton Fast Blue FBBN; Celliton Fast Blue FFR; Celliton Fast Blue FFRN; Celliton Fast Blue FFRS; Celutate Blue BLT; Celutate Blue RNH; Celutate Brilliant Blue B; Cibacet Blue BNG; Cibacet Blue F3R; Cibacete Brilliant Blue BG New; Cilla Fast Blue FFR; Diacelliton Fast Brilliant Blue B; Diacelliton Fast Brilliant Blue BF; Disperse Blue 3; Disperse Blue K; Duranol Brilliant Blue B; Duranol Brilliant Blue BN; Duranol Printing Blue B; Eastman Blue BNN; Eastman Blue GBN; Fenacet Fast Blue FF; Fenacet Fast Blue FFN; Interchem Acetate Blue B; Interchem Acetate Blue NBN; Interchem Acetate Blue RBN; Interchem Acetate Blue WNBN; Kayalon Fast Blue FN; Lurafix Blue 660; Lurafix Blue FFR; Microsetile Blue FF; Microsetile Blue FFR; Miketon Brilliant Blue B; Modr Disperzni 3 [Czech]; Modr Ostacetova P3R [Czech]; Nacelan Blue KLT; Nyloquinone Pure Blue; Nyloquinone Pure Blue R; Perliton Blue FFR; Serinyl Hosiery Blue; Serinyl Hosiery Blue BG; Serisol Brilliant Blue BG; Serisol Brilliant Blue BP; Serisol Brilliant Blue FF; Setacyl Blue BN; Setacyl Blue FG; Setacyl Blue RF; Setacyl Brilliant Blue; Setacyl Brilliant Blue BG; Supracet Brilliant Blue BG; Transetile Blue P-FER; Transetile Blue P-FFR; [ChemIDplus]


Anthraquinone Dyes


Grey-black powder; [MSDSonline]


Used as dye for synthetic fibers (e.g., acetate, nylon, and acrylic), wool sheepskins, furs, and plastics; [HSDB]


An irritant; Anthraquinones are toxic by ingestion: vomiting, diarrhea, kidney and liver damage, and coma; Deaths have been reported after children ingested Rhamnus berries; [HSDB] A mild eye irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline]


Banned in UE for garment dyeing because potential skin sensitizer; [Ullmann]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.43E-12 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer



Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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