Agent Name

N-Lauroylethanolamine

Alternative Name

Dodecanamide, N-(2-hydroxyethyl)-

CAS Number

142-78-9

Formula

C14-H29-N-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Dodecanamide, N-(2-hydroxyethyl)-; N-(2-Hydroxyethyl)dodecanamide; 2-Dodecanamidoethanol; Amisol LDE; Amisol LME; Comperlan LM; Copramyl; Crillon LME; Cyclomide LM; Lauramide MEA; Lauric N-(2-hydroxyethyl)amide; Lauric acid ethanolamide; Lauric acid monoethanolamide; Lauric acid monoethanolamine; Lauric ethylolamide; Lauric monoethanolamide; Lauridit LM; Lauroyl monoethanolamide; Laurylamidoethanol; Laurylethanolamide; N-(2-Hydroxyethyl)lauramide; Rewomid L 203; Rolamid CM; Stabilor CMH; Steinamid L 203; Ultrapole H; Vistalan; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Ethanolamines

Description

Cream-colored solid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Ultrapoles is the trademark for several alkanolamine condensates that are surface-active agents; Ultrapoles are used as detergents and in detergents, wetting and foaming agents, foam stabilizers, cosmetic preparations, emollients, and thickening agents; [HSDB]

Comments

Emergency treatment: "Detergents and soaps-anionic and nonionic"; [HSDB] Highly irritating to eye--risk of serious damage; [ToxPlanet: IUCLID] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.57E-9 mm Hg

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