|Systematic IUPAC name
Crimson 4R; C.I. Food Red 1; Food red 1; FD & C Red no. 4; Hexacol Ponceau SX; Maple Ponceau SX; Ponceau SX; Purple 4R; E125
|Molar mass||480.42 g·mol−1|
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
|what is: / ?)(|
In the United States, it is not permitted as a food additive and may only be used in externally applied drugs and cosmetics. An exception was added to allow the coloring of maraschino cherries, which then are considered mainly decorative and not a foodstuff. In the European Union, it is not permitted as a food additive.