Surfactants

AMPHOSOL® HCA-HP

 

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Overview

AMPHOSOL HCA-HP 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. AMPHOSOL HCA-HP is preserved with excess alkalinity, which allows the formulator flexibility when choosing a preservative for their finished formulation. This product also meets the U.S. EPA Safer Choice Program's surfactant screen and is listed on www.cleangredients.org. 

Application

2 in 1 Shampoo, Bar Soap, Body Wash, Facial Cleansers, Foam Boosters, Hard Surface Care, Liquid Hand Soap, Shampoos, Sulfate-Free, Vehicle Care

Chemical Description

COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE

Chemical Groups

Betaines, Cocamidopropyl Betaines

Markets

Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning, Personal Care 

Properties

% Active:30
Boiling Point, ºC:100
Density, g/ml:1.04
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:54.0
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Free Fatty Acid %:0.5 max.
Freeze Point, °C:<-10
Solids, % by Wt:37
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1.04
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:16
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