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2011-07-27 08:12:00

FAIRFIELD, N.J., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SGS Consumer Testing Services today announced the expansion of its textile testing services in the U.S. to include testing for the presence of azo dyes, widely used colorants that may contain any of more than 20 carcinogenic amines that are listed under California's Proposition 65 and banned in countries including China, Japan, India, Vietnam and the European Union. The new service leverages expertise from SGS labs around the world to help...

2010-09-20 15:44:20

Spoilage bacteria that can cause red coloration of pickles' skin during fermentation may actually help clean up dyes in textile industry wastewater, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) study. Some species of Lactobacilli-food-related microorganisms-can cause red coloring when combined with tartrazine, a yellow food-coloring agent used in the manufacture of dill pickles. Now Agricultural Research Service (ARS) microbiologist Ilenys P©rez-Díaz and her...

2009-10-01 12:47:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Dyes & Organic Pigments http://www.reportlinker.com/p0126667/World-Dyes--Organic-Pigments.html Global demand to rise 3.9% yearly through 2013 World demand for dyes and organic pigments is forecast to increase 3.9 percent per year to $16.2 billion in 2013, in line with real (inflation-adjusted) gains in manufacturing activity. In volume terms,...