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A sulfuric acid derivative or a sulfonic acid ester containing a ‒SO3‒ group.
(organic chemistry)
Any of a group of petroleum hydrocarbons derived from sulfuric-acid treatment of oils, used as synthetic detergents, emulsifying and wetting agents, and chemical intermediates.



any of several salts of sulfonic acids. The sulfonates of alkali metals, mainly sodium alkylsulfonates, are widely used as surfactants in the production of detergents.

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At the high concentration and at both temperatures, Sodium Gluconate, Sodium Nitrite and Triethanolamine Borate showed TOA >1000 at both temperatures, while Boric Acid, Trisodium Phosphate Dodecahydrate, Sodium Nitrite, Chloroparaffin, and Triethanolamine Dodecylbenzene Sulfonate showed TOA much higher than 1000 ppm.
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These peaks correspond to carbon-sulfur bond, symmetrical and asymmetrical stretch of sulfoxides and sulfonates in the treated samples [28].
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Ritter, long-chain compounds like perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) can cause developmental problems, liver toxicity, and cancer in animals.
In the environment, many break down only to perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS), a remarkably persistent pollutant that has started showing up in the blood of people and animals.
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