Agent Name

2-Naphthalenesulfonic acid, sodium salt

CAS Number

532-02-5

Formula

C10-H8-O3-S.Na

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Naphthalenesulfonic acid sodium salt; Sodium 2-naphthalenesulfonate; Sodium beta-naphthalenesulfonate; Sodium naphthalene-2-sulphonate; Sodium naphthalene-6-sulfonate; Sodium salt of beta-naphthalenesulfonic acid; Sodium-2-naphthalenesulfonate; beta-Naphthalenesulfonic sodium salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Naphthalenes

Description

Light brown hygroscopic powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] The parent compound, 2-Naphthalenesulfonic Acid, is used to make other chemicals; [Merck Index]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Naphthalenesulfonic acid."

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