The potential for human exposure, direct and indirect, to the suspected carcinogenic triphenylmethane dye
Brilliant Green from green paper towels, Food and Chemical Toxicology, 49: 1870-1876, 2011.
Malachite green is a triphenylmethane dye
used in aquaculture for the treatment of fungal and parasitic infections in fish and their eggs.
Wang, The Comparative Study on the Rapid Decolorization of Azo, Anthraquinone and Triphenylmethane Dyes
by Zero-Valent Iron, Chem.
Biodecolorization of azo, anthraquinonic and triphenylmethane dyes
by white-rot fungi and a laccase secreting engineered strain.
They are: Erythrosin included in the class of xanthene dyes; Blue indigotine included in the indigotin class of dyes, Patent Blue V, Fast Green and Brilliant Blue in class of triphenylmethane dyes
, Bordeaux Red, Ponceau 4R, Red 40, Azorubine, Tartrazine Yellow and Sunset Yellow, included in the class of azo dyes (POLONIO; PERES, 2009).
Absorption of triphenylmethane dyes
Brilliant Blue and Patent Blue through intact skin, shaven skin and lingual mucosa from daily life products.