A yellowish orange synthetic monoazo dye discovered independently by P. Greiss in 1875 and O.N.Witt in 1876. Chyrsoin is used to dye wool, polyamides, leather, and paper.
Synonyms and Related Terms
CI 14270; Acid Orange 6; Food Yellow 8
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Colour Index International online at www.colour-index.org