Benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyl(sulfophenoxy)-, disodium salt

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Benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyl(sulfophenoxy)-, disodium salt
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Benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyl (sulfophenoxy)-, disodium salt; Disodium dodecyl(sulphonatophenoxy)benzenesulphonate; Benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyl(sulfophenoxy)-, sodium salt (1:2); Benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyloxydi-, disodium salt; Dodecylphenoxybenzenedisulfonic acid, disodium salt; [ChemIDplus] DOWFAX 2A1 anionic surfactant; C12 Branched ADPODS, sodium salt; [EPA ChAMP: Submissions - ADPODS Category] CALFAX DB-45; Disodium dodecvldiphenvl ether disulfonate; [Pilot MSDS]
46% Aqueous solution: Clear yellow to amber liquid; [Pilot MSDS]
Uses for ADPODS include cleaning products, emulsion polymerization, textile dyeing, oil field applications, inert additives in agricultural formulations, electroplating, vapor and mist suppression, and pulp and paper processing; [EPA ChAMP: Submissions - ADPODS Category] Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]
Produced as CAS# 119345-04-9 in the US; ADPODS demonstrate a varying degree of irritancy based on form and concentration; No skin sensitization at use dilutions, but evidence of skin sensitization in guinea pigs as highly concentrated solutions; The liver (and possibly kidney) as the primary target organ for systemic toxicity; No evidence of developmental or reproductive organ toxicity; [EPA ChAMP: Submissions - ADPODS Category] 46% Aqueous solution: A skin and eye irritant; [Pilot MSDS] See "Benzene, 1,1'-oxybis-, tetrapropylene derivatives, sulfonated, sodium salts."
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Hepatoxic (a) from occupational exposure (secondary effect) or (b) in animal studies or in humans after ingestion

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