Surfactants

AMPHOSOL® HCG-K

 

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Overview

AMPHOSOL HCG-K is a mild amphoteric surfactant derived from coco methyl esters providing foam boosting and viscosity building in a wide range of personal care applications, hard surface cleaning and specialty foamer products. This product meets the U.S. EPA Safer Choice Program's surfactant screen and is listed on www.cleangredients.org.

Application

Body Wash, Hard Surface Care, Liquid Hand Soap, Shampoos, Vehicle Care

Chemical Description

COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE

Chemical Groups

Betaines, Cocamidopropyl Betaines

Markets

Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning, Personal Care

Properties

% Active:31
Cloud Point, °C:-3
Density, g/ml:1.06
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:54.0
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Freeze Point, °C:-10
Interfacial Tension:3.90
Pour Point, °C:-3
Solids, % by Wt:36
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1.06
Surface Tension, mN/m:33.1
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:14
RVOC, U.S. EPA %:0

Regions of Availability

Latin America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Caribbean, Central America, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela