Agent Name

Dodecylbenzenesulfonic acid, triethanolamine salt

CAS Number

27323-41-7

Formula

C18-H30-O3-S.C6-H15-N-O3

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

TEA-Dodecylbenzenesulfonate; Dodecylbenzenesulfonic acid triethanolamine salt; Dodecylbenzenesulfonic acid, compd. with 2,2',2''-nitrilotris(ethanol) (1:1); Triethanolamine dodecylbenzene sulfonate; Triethanolamine dodecylbenzenesulfonate; Witconate 5725; Witconate 60L; Witconate 60T; Witconate 79S; Witconate S-1280; Witconate Tab; Benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyl-, compd. with 2,2',2''-nitrilotris(ethanol) (1:1); Dodecylbenzenesulphonic acid, compound with 2,2',2''-nitrilotriethanol (1:1); [ChemIDplus] Armostat 800; Bio-Soft N 300; Calsoft T 60; Conco AAS Special; Decol T 70; Desulf DBS 60T; Elfan WAT; Ethanol, 2,2',2''-nitrilotri-, dodecylbenzenesulfonate (salt); Ethanol, 2,2',2''-nitrilotris-, dodecylbenzenesulfonate (salt); Laurylbenzenesulfonic acid triethanolamine salt; Neogen T; Pilot TS 60; Runox S 40T; Sinnozon NT 45; Stepantan DT 60; Surco 60T; Triethanolamine dodecylbenzenesulfonic acid salt; Triethanolamine dodecylbenzenesulphonate; Triethanolamine dodecylbenzosulfonate; Triethanolammonium dodecylbenzenesulfonate; Ultrawet 60L; [CAMEO] Dodecilbenzensolfonato di trietanolammina; [IUCLID]

Category

Benzenesulfonic Acid Derivatives

Description

White waxy solid dissolved in a liquid carrier; [CAMEO] 60% Aqueous solution: Yellowish-brown liquid; [CHRIS]

Sources/Uses

Used in the chemical, agricultural, and textile processing industries; Used as an intermediate, pesticide, and surface-active agent; [IUCLID] Anionic surfactant used in household, institutional, and industrial cleaning products, emulsion polymerization (i.e. agricultural products), as dye dispersants in the textile industry, in paint strippers, specialized personal care products, and children's "bubble making" products; [EPA ChAMP: Submissions - Submission] Formerly registered in the US for use as a disinfectant; [NPIRS] Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]

Comments

May cause eye and skin (prolonged contact) irritation; [CHRIS] A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; May cause liver, kidney, blood, and CNS injury; [EPA OHM/TADS] Also known as benzenesulfonic acid, C10-13-alkyl derives., compds. With triethanolamine, linear (CAS# 68411-31-4), and as benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyl, branched, compds. With triethanolamine, branched (CAS# 70528-84-6); All 3 CAS#'s and names are currently in use and refer to the same product of commerce; [EPA ChAMP: Submissions - Submission] See "Dodecyl benzene sulfonic acid." See "Triethanolamine."

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