Agent Name

Hydroxyethylethylenediaminetriacetic acid

CAS Number

150-39-0

Formula

C10-H18-N2-O7

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

HEDTA; Hydroxyethyl ethylenediamine triacetic acid; N-(2-(Bis(carboxymethyl)amino)ethyl)-N-(2-hydroxyethyl)glycine; (2-Hydroxyethyl)ethylenediaminetriacetic acid; (Hydroxyethyl)ethylenediaminetriacetic acid; (N-Hydroxyethylethylenedinitrilo)triacetic acid; Chel DM acid; Detarol; Glycine, N-(2-(bis(carboxymethyl)amino)ethyl)-N-(2-hydroxyethyl)-; Glycine, N-(carboxymethyl)-N'-(2-hydroxyethyl)-N,N'-ethylenedi-; Hamp-OL acid; HEEDTA; Hydroxyethylethylenediaminotriacetic acid; N'-(2-Hydroxyethyl)ethylenediamine-N,N,N'-triacetic acid; N-(2-Hydroxyethyl)ethylenediaminetriacetic acid; N-(Carboxymethyl)-N'-(2-hydroxyethyl)-N,N'-ethylenediglycine; N-(Hydroxyethyl)ethylenediaminetriacetic acid; N-(beta-Hydroxyethylethylenediamine)-N,N',N'-triacetic acid; N-Hydroxyethylenediaminetriacetic acid; Oxyethylethylenediaminetriacetic acid; Versenol; Versenol 120; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Chelating Agents

Description

Solid; [Hawley] White odorless powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as chelating agent and analytical reagent; [HSDB]

Comments

Causes convulsions and other liver changes in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] An irritant; Effects in high-dose animal studies include convulsions; [MSDSonline]

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