Agent Name

Ethanesulfonic acid

CAS Number

594-45-6

Formula

C2-H6-O3-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Ethane sulfonate; Ethanesulphonic acid; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfonic Acids, Alkyl

Description

Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Harmful by ingestion; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Methanesulfonic acid."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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