Appearance white powder.
Odor faint characteristic odor.
Solubility slightly soluble in water. soluble in ethanol.
Physical - chemical properties
Flash point, °C
Stability stable in alkali, weak acid and hard water; unstable in strong acid, hydrolyzed, reduced to alcohol.
Risk Solid form: flammable material; irritation, moderate irritation to skin, eye, respiratory. Harmful products of combustion are CO, CO2 and so on. Contact with strong oxidants, can cause to burn.
GHS (Rev.6) label:
Ecology may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics excellent cleansing, emulsifying, foaming, dispersing, solubilizing abilities. Especially, under high temperatures, has foaming and cleansing effects. Resistant to hard water.