Agent Name

Sodium lauryl sulfoacetate

CAS Number

1847-58-1

Formula

C14-H27-O5-S.Na

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Acetic acid, sulfo-, 1-dodecyl ester, sodium salt; Acetic acid, sulfo-, dodecyl ester, S-sodium salt; Dodecyl sodium sulfoacetate; Dodecyl sulfoacetate S-sodium salt; Lathanol; Lathanol LAL; Lathanol-LAL 70; Nacconol LAL; Sulfoacetic acid 1-dodecyl ester, sodium salt; Sulfoacetic acid dodecyl ester S-sodium salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Emulsifiers/Surfactants

Description

White solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a foaming or dispersing agent (dentifrices, bubble baths, and other bath products), wetting agent, and surfactant in veterinary enemas and antiseborrheics; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin irritant; [HSDB] A moderate skin and eye irritant, based on animal studies; [eChemPortal: HPVIS]

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