Eko dye – Chochenille (Dactylopius coccus) 25g


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  • These dried female Chochenille insects give a beautiful carmine red dye.
  • These lice live in Mexico, Middle- and South-America and the canaries. They usually live on cacti.
  • These insects are not just used for wool dyes but are also used in food, cosmetics and farmacuticals.
  • By adjusting the Ph value of the dye and varying the mordants the resulting colour can be manipulated.

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Weight01 kg