Surfactants

STEPANATE® SXS

 

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Overview

STEPANATE SXS is an anionic surfactant used in liquid detergent, heavy duty cleaning, wax stripping, dishwashing detergent formulations and textile applications. It functions as a solubilizer, coupling agent and cloud point depressant. This product meets the U.S. EPA Safer Choice Program's surfactant screen and is listed on www.cleangredients.org.

Application

Adjuvants, All Purpose Cleaning, Concentrated Emulsions (EW), Hand Dishwashing, Hard Surface Care, Heavy Duty Cleaning, Industrial Cleaning, Light Duty Cleaning, Microemulsions (ME), Ready-To-Use (RTU), Soluble Concentrates (Sl), Suspension Concentrates (SC), Suspoemulsions (SE), Textile Applications, Wettable Powders (WP)

Chemical Description

SODIUM XYLENE SULFONATE

Chemical Groups

Sulfonates, Hydrotropic Sulfonates

Markets

Agricultural Products, Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning, Industrial Products, Laundry and Cleaning

Properties

% Active:41
Boiling Point, ºC:100
Cloud Point, °C:-5
Density, g/ml:1.16
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:>300.0
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Freeze Point, °C:-13
Pour Point, °C:-7
Solids, % by Wt:43
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1.16
Surface Tension, mN/m:57.5
Vapor Pressure at 20°C, mm Hg:0.02
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:7
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
Asia Pacific: Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam