Agent Name

Calcium dodecylbenzenesulfonate

CAS Number

26264-06-2

Formula

C36-H58-O6-S2.Ca

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

1371A; Benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyl-, calcium salt; Calcium n-dodecylbenzenesulfonate; Calcium alkylaromatic sulfonate; Calcium alkylbenzenesulfonate; Calcium bis(dodecylbenzenesulfonate); Calcium dodecylbenzensulfonate; Casul 70HF; Dodecylbenzenesulfonic acid calcium salt; Dodecylbenzensulfonic acid calcium salt; Sinnozon NCX 70; Soprofor S 70; Wettol EM 1; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Emulsifiers/Surfactants

Description

Yellowish-brown liquid or white solid; [HSDB] White to light yellow solid; [CAMEO] Light brown solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a surfactant (emulsifier and dispersant) and in pesticide and herbicide formulations; [HSDB] Used as detergent; [CAMEO]

Comments

An eye irritant; May cause skin irritation on prolonged exposure (dries skin); [HSDB]; May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "Dodecylbenzenesulfonic acid, isopropylamine salt."

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