Sodium n-octyl sulfate is a useful chemical to study the selective enrichment of albumin in biological samples and to determine the mixed solution of a glycerin-modified cationic surfactant and an anionic surfactant. It is also used as wetting agent, detergent, dispersant, emulsifier, degreasing agent, hard surface cleaner, lime soap dispersant, alkaline detergent, cleaning agent for metal processing in electroplating, latex, metal processing, paper, polymer synthesis, textile, leather and other industries. It finds application as an anionic detergent and ion -pairing reagent used in high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC).
Soluble in water.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
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Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECSNumber : WT1175000
TSCA : TSCA