Curcumin (C21H20O6)

Substance: curcumin.

Also known as: Diferuloylmethane curcumin I C.I. 75300 Natural Yellow 3

Chemspider article about curcumin

Wikipedia article about curcumin

Hazard information warning

Lower systemic health hazards

Hazard statements

  • Causes skin irritation
  • Causes serious eye irritation
  • May cause respiratory irritation

Precautionary statements

  • Avoid breathing dust/fume/ gas/mist/vapours/spray. [As modified by IV ATP]
  • IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do – continue rinsing.

Experiments with this reagent