Agent Name

Sodium N-methyl-N-oleoyltaurate

CAS Number

137-20-2

Formula

C21-H41-N-O4-S.Na

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

2-(Methyl(1-oxo-9-octadecenyl)amino)ethanesulfonic acid, sodium salt; Ethanesulfonic acid, 2-(methyl(1-oxo-9-octadecenyl)amino)-, sodium salt; Adinol T; Alkyl sodium N-methyltaurate; Concogel 2 Conc.; Ethanesulfonic acid, 2-(methyl(1-oxo-9-octadecenyl)amino)-, sodium salt, (Z)-; Hostapon T; Igepon T; Igepon T 33; Igepon T 51; Igepon T 77; Igepon T-43; Igepon T-71; Igepon T-73; Igepon TE; Metaupon paste; N-Methyl-N-oleoyltaurine sodium salt; Nissan Diapion S; Nissan Diapon T; OMT; Oleoylmethyltaurine sodium salt; Sodium 2-(N-methyloleamido)ethane-1-sulfonate; Sodium N-methyl-N-oleoyl taurate; Sodium N-oleoyl-N-methylataurine; Sodium N-oleoyl-N-methyltaurate; Sodium methyl oleoyl taurate; Sodium oleylmethyltauride; Taurine, N-methyl-N-oleoyl-, sodium salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Emulsifiers/Surfactants

Description

White solid with a sweet odor; [Hawley]

Sources/Uses

Used as surfactant for detergents (e.g. metal and industrial cleaners), dispersing agent (e.g. cosmetics and pesticides), wetting and scouring agent, and dye assistant for textiles; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin irritant; May cause serious eye injury; [MSDSonline]

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