Agent Name

(C10-C16) Alkyl benzene sulfonic acid sodium salt

CAS Number

68081-81-2

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Synonyms

(C10-C16) Alkylbenzenesulfonic acid sodium salt; (C10-C16) Alkylbenzenesulfonic acid, sodium salt; (C10-C16)Alkyl benzene sulfonic acid sodium salt; (C10-C16)Alkyl benzenesulfonic acid, sodium salt; (C10-C16)Alkylbenzenesulfonic acid, sodium salt; C10-C16 Alkylbenzenesulfonic acid sodium salt; Mono-C10-16-alkyl benzenesulfonic acid sodium salts; SDA 15-081-04; Benzenesulfonic acid, mono-C10-16-alkyl derivs, sodium salts; Benzenesulfonic acid, mono-C10-16-alkyl derivs., sodium salts; Benzenesulfonic acid, C10-16-alkyl derivs., sodium salts; [ChemIDplus] Sodium alkylbenzene sulphonate; Sodium C10-C16 alkylbenzene sulfonate; [Redox Chemicals MSDS]

Category

Benzenesulfonic Acid Derivatives

Description

Off-white powder; [Redox Chemicals MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] LAS (Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate) compounds are the main cleaning agents used in consumer, industrial, and commercial laundry detergents and cleansers; [OECD SIDS]

Comments

Linear alkylbenzene sulfonate (LAS): compounds with a sulfonated aromatic ring and a linear alkyl chain usually containing 10 to 14 carbon atoms; Commercial product is mixture of more than twenty of these homologues and isomers; Causes moderate skin and eye irritation (increases with concentration); Moderately toxic by inhalation; Effects in high-dose animal studies include increase in relative liver weight and effect on kidney tubular epithelium; [OECD SIDS] An irritant; [Redox Chemicals MSDS] See "Sodium alkylbenzene sulfonates," "Sodium dodecylbenzenesulfonate," "Sodium p-decylbenzenesulfonate," and "Sodium tridecylbenzene sulfonates."

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