1-Octanesulfonic acid is an organosulfonic acid that can be used as a local anesthetic. It’s an ion-repairing agent used in industry as an oxidizing/reducing agent. It can also be found in commercial products like dishwashing and laundry products.
1 Octanesulfonic acid sodium salt molecular weight is 216.28 g/mol, while the liquid form is 194.289 g/mol. The liquid also has a complexity of 179 and an XLogP3-AA of 2.5. The canonicalized compound has a heavy atom count of 12. Both the monoisotopic and exact mass are 194.098 g/mol.
The compound in salt form can be stored at room temperature for up to 12 months. It can cause severe burns when it encounters bare skin, and can also cause extreme eye damage.