Ponceau 4R

Ponceau 4R
Ponceau 4R
Price And Quantity
  • 1
  • Kilograms/Kilograms
  • 100 Onwards INR
Product Specifications
  • 80%
  • 604.4766 Grams (g)
  • C20H11N2Na3O10S3
  • Maroon to dark red powder
  • Ponceau food color is synthesized using coal tar. It is used to induce a red color in a variety of food products like sweets, jellies, desserts, tinned and canned fruits and foods, cakes, pastries, soups, soft drinks, canned beverages, etc.
Product Description

Ponceau 4R

analytical standard

Synonym: Acid Red 18, New Coccine, Ponceau 4 R

  • CAS Number 2611-82-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C20H11N2Na3O10S3

  • Molecular Weight 604.47



grade   analytical standard

assay   ≥99.0% (HPLC)
form   neat
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
format   neat



Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.


Ponceau 4R was used in the determination of contents of several additives in different non-alcoholic beverages using HPLC.[2] It was used in understanding the genotoxicity of colorants.[3] It was also used in preparing a falsified drink in the analysis of methanol-ethanol mixture using biosensors amperometric system.[4]

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

General description

Ponceau 4R is a synthetic red azo dye and is used as a food colorant. It is used in range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, food stuffs, preserved fruits etc. It exists as trisodium-2-hydroxy-1-(4-sulfonato-1-naphthylazo)-6,8-naphthalenedisulfonate.[1]

Trade Information
  • Cash in Advance (CID), Cash Advance (CA)
  • 500 KG Per Month
  • 2-8 Week
  • Yes
  • Sample costs shipping and taxes has to be paid by the buyer
  • Carton and Poly Bag.
  • Africa, Middle East, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, South America, North America, Central America, Australia, Asia
  • All India
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