Definition of 1-Amino-2-Methylanthraquinone

A synthetic, red powder that is insoluble in water and soluble in acetone, ethanol, ether, benzene, chloroform and acetic acid. It is used almost exclusively as a dye and dye intermediate for the production of a variety of anthraquinone dyes. The primary routes of potential human exposure to 1-amino-2-methylanthraquinone are inhalation and dermal contact. However, human exposure is limited because this compound is no longer produced in the United States. It is reasonably anticipated to be a human carcinogen. (NCI05)

1-Amino-2-Methylanthraquinone is from the group

Carcinogenic Anthraquinone

Other Names for 1-Amino-2-Methylanthraquinone

1-Amino-2-methylanthraquinone
1-Amino-2-methyl-9,10-anthracenedione
2-Methyl-1-anthraquinonylamine
Acetate Fast Orange R
Acetoquinone Light Orange JL
Artisil Orange 3RP
C.I. 60700
C.I. Disperse Orange 11
Celliton Orange R

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