Agent Name

C.I. Reactive Blue 19

CAS Number

2580-78-1

Formula

C22-H16-N2-O11-S3.2Na

Major Category

Dyes

Synonyms

2-Anthracenesulfonic acid, 1-amino-9,10-dihydro-4-(m-((2-hydroxyethyl)sulfonyl)anilino)-9,10-dioxo-, hydrogen sulfate (ester), disodium salt; 2-Anthracenesulfonic acid, 1-amino-9,10-dihydro-9,10-dioxo-4-((3-((2-(sulfooxy)ethyl)sulfonyl)phenyl)amino)-, disodium salt; C.I. 61200; C.I. Reactive Blue 19, disodium salt; CI 61200; CI Reactive Blue 19, disodium salt; Cavalite Brilliant Blue R; Reactive Blue 19; Remalan Brilliant Blue R; Remazol Brilliant Blue R; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Anthraquinone Dyes

Description

Blue-black solid; [CAMEO] Dark powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used for dyeing and printing cellulosic fibers; [HSDB]

Comments

Anthraquinones are toxic by ingestion: vomiting, diarrhea, kidney and liver damage, and coma; Deaths have been reported after children ingested Rhamnus berries; [HSDB] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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