Surfactants

ALPHA-STEP® PC-48

 

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Overview

ALPHA-STEP PC-48 is an anionic surfactant derived from oleo chemicals finding application in household, industrial and personal care applications. This product meets the U.S. EPA Safer Choice Program's surfactant screen and is listed on www.cleangredients.org.

Application

2 in 1 Shampoo, All Purpose Cleaning, Bar Soap, Body Wash, Delicate/Fine Fabric Wash, Facial Cleansers, Hand Dishwashing, Hard Surface Care, Heavy Duty Cleaning, Industrial Foaming Applications, Laundry Commercial, Laundry Household, Light Duty Cleaning, Shampoos, Sulfate-Free

Chemical Description

SODIUM METHYL 2-SULFOLAURATE and DISODIUM 2-SULFOLAURATE

Chemical Groups

Sulfonate, Methyl Ester Sulfonates

Markets

Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning, Industrial Products, Laundry and Cleaning, Personal Care

Properties

% Active:38
Cloud Point, °C:5
CMC, mg/l:599.0
Density, g/ml:1.06
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:17.0
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Freeze Point, °C:-8
Interfacial Tension:7.60
Pour Point, °C:-5
Solids, % by Wt:43
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1.06
Surface Tension, mN/m:24.8
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:300
RVOC, U.S. EPA %:0

Regions of Availability

North America: Canada, USA
Latin America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Caribbean, Central America, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela
EMEA: Africa, Europe, Middle East
Asia Pacific: Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam