Surfactants

BIO-SOFT® N1-9

 

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Overview

BIO-SOFT N1-9 is a high active nonionic surfactant providing emulsification, moderate foam, detergency and excellent wetting. This product finds application in laundry, textiles, paints, HI&I cleaning, hand dishwashing formulations. This product meets the U.S. EPA Safer Choice Program's surfactant screen and is listed on www.cleangredients.org.

Application

Aircraft Cleaning, All Purpose Cleaning, Cutting Fluids, Hand Dishwashing, Hard Surface Care, Industrial Cleaning, Industrial Cleaning - Metal, Latex Frothing Agent, Latex Manufacture, Laundry Commercial, Laundry Household, Metalworking Cleaners, Textile and Synthetic Fibers

Chemical Description

LINEAR ALCOHOL (C11) ETHOXYLATE, POE-9  

Chemical Groups

Alcohol Ethoxylates, Alkoxylates

Markets

Emulsion Polymerization, Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning, Industrial Products, Laundry and Cleaning

Properties

% Active:100
Boiling Point, ºC:>100
Cloud Point, °C:74 (1% aqueous)
Density, g/ml:1.01
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:12.0
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Paste
HLB:13.9
Hydroxyl Value:102
Interfacial Tension:6.33
Moles of EO:9.0
Pour Point, °C:18
Solids, % by Wt:100
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1.01
Surface Tension, mN/m:30.6
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:290
Viscosity, cps @ (#)°C:31 (at 38°C)
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