benzenesulfonic acid

benzenesulfonic acid

[¦ben‚zēn‚səl′fän·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
C6H5SO3H An organosulfur compound, strongly acidic, water soluble, nonvolatile, and hygroscopic; used in the manufacture of detergents and phenols.
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Cleaning products contain things such as benzenesulfonic acid, lauramine oxide, sodium hydroxide and sodium hypochlorite, which can cause skin reactions, breathing problems, gastrointestinal irritation and other health problems.
3'-[1-[(phenylamino)-carbonyl]-3,4-tetrazolium]-bis(4-methoxy-6-nitro)benzenesulfonic acid hydrate, and the source of the XTT [sodium 3'-[1-(phenylamino)-carbony]-3,4-tetrazolium]-bis(4-methoxy-6-nitro) benzenesulfonic acid hydrate] kit was Roche Dignostics GmbH (Germany).