Surfactants

STEPANOL® WA-EXTRA K

 

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Overview

STEPANOL WA-EXTRA K is an anionic surfactant providing excellent foaming and viscosity characteristics. It can be utilized in personal care and detergent formulations such as shampoos, hand soaps, bath products, fine fabric washes, liquid dishwashing, laundry detergents, hard surface care and textile 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, Carpet/Upholstery Cleaning, Delicate/Fine Fabric Wash, Facial Cleansers, Hand Dishwashing, Hard Surface Care, Industrial Foaming Applications, Laundry Household, Light Duty Cleaning, Liquid Hand Soap, Shampoos

Chemical Description

SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE

Chemical Groups

Alkyl Sulfates, Sulfates

Markets

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

Properties

% Active:29
Boiling Point, ºC:>100
Density, g/ml:1.04
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:11.0
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Freeze Point, °C:8
Interfacial Tension:8.40
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1.04
Surface Tension, mN/m:32.8
Vapor Pressure at 20°C, mm Hg:0.01
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:45
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