Agent Name

Dodecyl sulfate

CAS Number

151-41-7

Formula

C12-H26-O4-S

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Dodecansulfonic acid, hydroxy-; Dodecyl hydrogen sulfate; Dodecylsulfuric acid; Lauryl sulfate; Lauryl sulfuric acid; Lauryl sulphate; Monododecyl hydrogen sulfate; n-Dodecyl sulfate; Sulfuric acid, monododecyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Emulsifiers/Surfactants

Sources/Uses

Used in shampoos, waste water treatment, and to make its salts (used as surfactants); [HSDB]

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