Sodium oleate

  • Eunatrol
  • Olate flakes
  • Nonsoul ON 1
  • NPS Red Oil Soap
  • Oleic acid, sodium salt
  • 9-Octadecenoic acid (9Z)-, sodium salt
Formula
C18H33NaO2
Structure
Description
Light tan solid with a slight tallow-like odor.
Uses
Adjuvant

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
143-19-1
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
205-591-0
RTECS
RK1200000
RTECS class
Drug; Human Data
Beilstein/Gmelin
4046357
Beilstein Reference
4-02-00-01641
EPA OPP
31704
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C18H33O2*Na
Formula mass
304.44
Melting point, °C
232-235
Density
>1.1 g/cm3 (20 C) (solid)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.
Handling
Wash thoroughly after handling. Use with adequate ventilation. Minimize dust generation and accumulation. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Keep container tightly closed. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Protection
Eyes: Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166. Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
Respirators
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up or absorb material, then place into a suitable clean, dry, closed container for disposal. Avoid generating dusty conditions.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Oxidizing agents
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, toxic fumes of sodium oxide.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. To extinguish fire, use water fog, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or regular foam.
Fire potential
Slight when exposed to heat or flame.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
Ingestion may cause mild irritation of the mouth.
   Inhalation
Inhalation of dust causes irritation of the nose and throat, coughing and sneezing.
   Skin
No information regarding skin irritation and other potential effects was found.
   Eyes
Causes eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical aid immediately.
   Inhalation
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid.
   Skin
Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
   Eyes
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid immediately.

Transport.
USCG CHRIS Code
OAC