Agent Name

Aluminum subacetate

CAS Number

142-03-0

Formula

C4-H7-Al-O5

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Aluminum diacetate; Aluminum hydroxyacetate; Aluminum subaceatate solution; Aluminum, bis(acetato-O)hydroxy-; Bis(acetato-O)hydroxyaluminum; Basic aluminum acetate; Basisches aluminium-acetat; Bis(acetato)hydroxyaluminum; Hydrosal; Hydroxyoaluminium diacetat; Aluminum, bis(acetato-kappaO)hydroxy-; Aluminum acetate, basic; [ChemIDplus] Aluminum hydroxydiacetate; Bis(acetato-kappaO)hydroxyaluminum; Hydroxybis(acetato)aluminum; Lenicet; [Merck Index] Aluminum diacetate hydroxide; Aluminum hydroxide acetate; Bis(aceto-O)hydroxyaluminum; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Metal Alkoxides

Description

White precipitate or solid; Soluble in water when freshly prepared; [Merck Index] White powder;

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] Used as a mordant in dyeing, a waterproofing and fireproofing agent, a disinfectant in embalming, and a dusting powder; Also used in antiperspirants; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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