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SUDAN III

VOL.: 8 (1975) (p. 241)

CAS No.: 85-86-9
Chem. Abstr. Name: 1-{[4-(Phenylazo)phenyl]azo]-2-naphthalenol

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

The Working Group considered the results of tests in which Sudan III was administered to mice and rats by the oral route and to mice by the subcutaneous route. All experiments were inadequate with regard to either the dose administered, the degree of reporting or the number of animals used.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the Working Group.

Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 72: Group 3)

For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.

Synonyms

  • Atul oil red G
  • Benzeneazobenzeneazo-b-naphthol
  • Brasilazina oil scarlet
  • Cerasin red
  • Cerasinrot
  • Cerotinscharlach R
  • Certiqual oil red
  • C.I. Solvent Red 23
  • D and C red No. 17
  • Fast oil scarlet III
  • Fast red R
  • Fat ponceau G
  • Fat scarlet LB
  • Fat soluble red Zh
  • Fettponceau G
  • Fettrot
  • Fettscharlach
  • Grasal brilliant red G
  • Motirot 2R
  • Oil red
  • Organol red BS
  • Organol scarlet
  • Pyronalrot B
  • Red Zh
  • Rot C
  • Rouge cerasine
  • Scarlet B fat soluble
  • Silotras scarlet TB
  • Somalia red III
  • Soudan III
  • Stearix scarlet
  • Sudan G
  • Sudan Red III
  • Tetrazobenzene-b-naphthol
  • Toney Red
  • Tony Red

  • Last updated: 21 March 1998
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
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