Phenol red, solution 0.05 %

Chemical compound:
phenol red
Common name:

С21Н20O6 – phenol red – is a substance that exists as the red crystals. Highly soluble in ethanol, also water-soluble. It is a pH indicator widely used in cell biology laboratories.


Hazard information

Hazard statements

  • Causes skin irritation.
  • May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary statements

  • Avoid breathing dust/fume/ gas/mist/vapours/spray.
  • Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
  • IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Call a POISON CENTER/doctor if you feel unwell.