Agent Name

N-Dodecyl-N,N-dimethyl-3-ammonio-1-propanesulfonate

CAS Number

14933-08-5

Formula

C17-H37-N-O3-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Dodecanaminium, N,N-dimethyl-N-(3-sulfopropyl)-, hydroxide, inner salt; Lauryl sulfobetaine; Lauryl sultaine; N,N-Dimethyl-N-(3-sulfopropyl)-1-dodecanaminium hydroxide, inner salt; Zwittergent 3-12; 1-Dodecanaminium, N,N-dimethyl-N-(3-sulfopropyl)-, inner salt; Dodecyldimethyl(3-sulphonatopropyl)ammonium; [ChemIDplus] Dodecyldimethyl(3-sulfopropyl)ammonium Hydroxide Inner Salt; 3-(Dodecyldimethylammonio)propanesulfonate; Lauryldimethyl(3-sulfopropyl)ammonium Hydroxide Inner Salt; [TCI America MSDS] UN3263

Category

Quaternary Amines

Description

Nearly white to white hygroscopic crystalline powder; [TCI America MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Zwitterionic detergent." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; [TCI America MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive solid, basic, organic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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