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Basic Red 2/Safranine O CI 50240

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Basic  Red 2 (Safranine)

This is used in forensic applications  to enhance finger printing techniques in line with a shift in wavelength enabling finger print visibility to be enhanced.

Synonyms     C.I. 50240; Basic Red 2

CAS                   477-73-6
HAZARDS      Irritating to eyes and skin

HANDLING    Avoid contact with skin and eyes, avoid inhalation.

Formula: C20H19ClN4
Formula Weight: 350.55
Freezing Point (°C): 300
Shelf Life (months): 36
Solubility: Water and Alcohol


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