Choline salicylate

  • Choline subsalicylate
  • Satibon
  • Arthropan
  • Mundisal
  • (2-Hydroxyethyl)trimethylammonium salicylate
  • Ethanaminium, 2-hydroxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-, salt with 2-hydroxybenzoic acid (1:1)
Formula
C12H19NO4
Structure
Description
Clear, colorless liquid. Odorless to mild amine-like odor.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
2016-36-6
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
217-948-8
RTECS
GA6475000
Merck
12,2265
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C12H19NO4
Formula mass
241.29
Melting point, °C
49 - 50
Solubility in water
Miscible

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
No special storage requirements.
Protection
Protective gloves are not normally necessary when using this product. However, it is always prudent to wear gloves. Consult AS1336 and AS/NZS 1337 for advice on Industrial Eye Protection. Clothing: This product is essentially safe to use without special protective clothing. However, its use is recommended as a good industrial practice.
Respirators
The use of a dust or vapor mask is suggested when this product is being used, especially if in confined or dusty spaces. For help in selecting suitable equipment, consult AS/NZS 1715.
Small spills/leaks
Minor spills do not normally need any special cleanup measures. In the event of a major spill, prevent spillage from entering drains or water courses. As a minimum, wear overalls, goggles and gloves. Stop leak if safe to do so, and contain spill. Absorb onto sand, vermiculite or other suitable absorbent material. Sweep up and shovel or collect recoverable product into labelled containers for recycling or salvage. Recycle containers wherever possible. After spills, wash area preventing runoff from entering drains. If a significant quantity of material enters drains, advise emergency services.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Extinguish with carbon dioxide, dry chemical, foam, water fog. When fighting fires involving significant quantities of this product, wear safety boots, non-flammable overalls, gloves, hat, goggles and respirator. All skin areas should be covered.
Fire potential
Not flammable.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
Data suggests that this product should present no significant problems to typical persons in normal use.
   Inhalation
This product may be irritating if inhaled. May lead to minor discomfort which should quickly disappear once exposure has ceased.
   Skin
Data suggests that this product should present no significant problems to typical persons in normal use.
   Eyes
This product may be mildly irritating to eyes. However, it is unlikely to cause any more than mild transient discomfort. It is also unlikely to cause any lasting effects.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do NOT induce vomiting. Give a glass of water.
   Inhalation
No first aid measures normally required. However, if vapors or mists have been inhaled, and irritation has developed, remove to fresh air and observe until recovered. If irritation becomes painful or persists more than about 30 minutes, seek medical advice.
   Skin
If product gets on skin, wash skin to remove material. No further measures should normally be required.
   Eyes
If product gets in eyes, wash material from them with running water. If they begin watering or reddening, take special care in washing thoroughly.

Transport.