Agent Name

Disodium lauriminodipropionate

CAS Number

3655-00-3

Formula

C18-H35-N-O4.2Na

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Disodium N-lauryl-beta-iminodipropionate; N-(2-Carboxyethyl)-N-dodecyl-beta-alanine, disodium salt; beta-Alanine, N-(2-carboxyethyl)-N-dodecyl-, disodium salt; Deriphat 160; Disodium 3,3'-(dodecylimino)bis(propionate); Disodium N-lauryl-beta,beta'-iminodipropionate; Disodium beta,beta'-(laurylimino)dipropionate; N-Lauryl-beta-iminodipropionate sodium salt; Propionic acid, 3,3'-(dodecylimino)di-, disodium salt; Sodium N-dodecyliminodipropionate; Sodium N-lauryl-beta-iminodipropionate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Emulsifiers/Surfactants

Sources/Uses

Used as surfactant in cosmetics and detergents; [HSDB]

Comments

Anionic and nonionic soaps and detergents may be toxic if ingested--may cause vomiting and diarrhea; Cationic detergents at concentrations greater than 7.5% can cause corrosive internal burns if ingested; [HSDB]

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