Agent Name

Castor oil, sulfated

Alternative Name

Turkey-Red Oil

CAS Number

8002-33-3

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Aquasol; Red oil; Sulfated castor oil; Sulfonated castor oil; Turkey red oil; Turkey-red oil; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Plant Oils and Extracts

Description

Clear viscous liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Formerly registered in the US for use as a disinfectant; [NPIRS] Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] Used in textile finishing (cotton and linen) and dyeing; [Merck Index]

Comments

An irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Castor oil."

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