Agent Name

Sodium 3-chloro-2-hydroxypropylsulfonate

CAS Number

126-83-0

Formula

C3-H7-Cl-O4-S.Na

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

1-Propanesulfonic acid, 3-chloro-2-hydroxy-, monosodium salt; 3-Chloro-2-hydroxy-1-propanesulfonic acid, sodium salt; Sodium 2-hydroxy-3-chloropropanesulfonate; Sodium 3-chloro-2-hydroxy-1-propanesulfonate; Sodium 3-chloro-2-hydroxypropanesulfonate; Sodium epichlorohydrinsulfonate; Sodium-2-hydroxy-3-chloropropanesulfonate; Sodium-3-chloro-2-hydroxypropane sulfonate; Sodiumchlorooxypropanesulfonate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organic Compounds, Metal Salts

Description

White crystalline solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as intermediate for anionic and amphoteric surfactants; [HSDB]

Comments

Emergency treatment after ingestion: detergents and soaps; [HSDB] An irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline]

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