Comprehensive assessment of aquatic community responses to a new anionic surfactant, high-solubility alkyl sulfate.

High-solubility alkyl sulfate (HSAS) is a new anionic surfactant for use in consumer product applications that provides enhanced water solubility and improved water hardness tolerance. A comprehensive model stream ecosystem investigation was conducted to assess ecological and toxicological effects of HSAS on stream invertebrates. Model streams were dosed… (More)