Sodium dodecylbenzenesulfonate, also known as sodium lauryl benzene sulfonate, is a substituted aromatic compound. The dodecyl radical of sodium dodecylbenzenesulfonate may have many isomers and the benzene may be attached to it at many positions. SDDBS is used as a sanitizer added to fruit and vegetable wash water. SDDBS affects the performance of wash water by improving removal of surface bacteria, reducing the transfer of planktonic bacteria, and lowering the risk of cross contamination. Raw and processed fruits and vegetables are immersed for 90 seconds in water that contains SDDBS and drained prior to further processing and/or serving. The treatment is meant to improve product safety and extend shelf life.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), and to obtain the following information:
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Affygility Solutions’s OEL Fastrac service is an user-friendly system that enables us to make confident decisions and focus on moving the compound safely through our facility. We can quickly access the database to determine if a new drug is within the OEL Fastrac library, and if so, immediately download a detailed OEL banding report. The OEL Fastrac system has been a helpful tool in our overall EH&S program.