Metanil yellow

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A orangish-yellow synthetic monoazo dye discovered independently by C.Rumpff in 1879 and Hepp in 1882. Metanil yellow is used to dye leather, wool, silk, nylon, and paper.

Synonyms and Related Terms

CI 13065; Acid Yellow 36

CAS 587-98-4

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Colour Index International online at

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