methyl blue


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meth·yl blue

[C.I. 42780]
A sulfonated triphenylrosaniline dye used as a stain for cytoplasm, collagen, and Negri bodies, and as an antiseptic.
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Kuan and Chan [28] pointed out that methyl blue could be adsorbed or oxidized by tunneled manganese oxide.
TECHNO: Colors highlighting technology's influence on design, including Emerald, Methyl Blue, Tillandsia Purple and Exuberance orange.
The aim of this study was to investigate the performance of TNT and Fe TNT for methyl blue (MB), Direct Blue (DB22), and Reactive Black (RBK5) removal using a photocatalytic reaction.