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Substance Name: Chinese ink
RN: 8046-52-4


  • Lampblack or ivory black with a binding agent (e.g. animal glue) used as INK; true India ink is sepia from cuttlefish.
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Chinese ink


  • India ink

Systematic Name

  • India ink

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8046-52-4

System Generated Number

  • 0008046524