sodium 2-ethylhexyl sulfoacetate

sodium 2-ethylhexyl sulfoacetate

[′sōd·ē·əm ¦tü ¦eth·əl′hek·səl ‚səl·fō′as·ə‚tāt]
(organic chemistry)
C10H19O2SO3Na Cream-colored, water-soluble flakes, used as a stabilizing agent in soapless shampoos.
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