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1562-00-1 - Isethionic acid sodium salt, 98% - Sodium isethionate - 2-Hydroxyethanesulfonic acid sodium salt - A12054 - Alfa Aesar

A12054 Isethionic acid sodium salt, 98%

CAS Number
1562-00-1
Synonyms
Sodium isethionate
2-Hydroxyethanesulfonic acid sodium salt

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
1000g 50.47
5000g 181.44
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Isethionic acid sodium salt, 98%

MDL
MFCD00007534
EINECS
216-343-6

Chemical Properties

Formula
HO(CH2)2SO3Na
Formula Weight
148.11
Melting point
191-194°
Solubility
Soluble in water.

Applications

Isethionic acid sodium salt is an amphoteric detergent used in detergent bar soaps. It makes a dense lather in addition to the lather made by the soap. It is mild on the skin, and non-drying. It works equally well in soft or hard water. It is also an anti-static agent in shampoos.

Notes

Store in cool place. Keep away from oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Kevin D. Barrow.; Robert J. King. Isethionic acid from the marine red alga Ceramium flaccidum. Phytochemistry. 1993, 34 (5),1429-1430.

>J. D. Welty.; W. 0. Read.; E. H. Shaw, Jr. Isolation of 2-Hydroxyethanesulfonic Acid (Isethionic Acid) from Dog Heart. The Journal Of Biological Chemistry . 1962, 237 (4),1160-1161.

Other References

Beilstein
3633992
Harmonized Tariff Code
2905.59
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
KI7700000

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