Agent Name

Potassium dodecylbenzenesulfonate

CAS Number

27177-77-1

Formula

C18-H29-O3-S.K

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Dodecyl benzene sulfonic acid, potassium salt; Dodecylbenzenesulfonic acid, potassium salt; Benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyl-, potassium salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Emulsifiers/Surfactants

Description

Clear blue-green liquid;

Sources/Uses

Used as general purpose cleaner; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An eye irritant; [MSDSonline]

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