Surfactants

ALPHA-STEP® MC-48

 

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Overview

ALPHA-STEP MC-48 is an anionic surfactant derived from oleo chemicals finding application in household and industrial applications.

Application

All Purpose Cleaning, Hand Dishwashing, Hard Surface Care, Heavy Duty Cleaning, Industrial Foaming Applications, Laundry Commercial, Laundry Household, Light Duty Cleaning, Textile Scouring

Chemical Description

SODIUM METHYL 2-SULFOLAURATE and DISODIUM 2-SULFOLAURATE

Chemical Groups

Sulfonates, Methyl Ester Sulfonates

Markets

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

Properties

% Active:38
Cloud Point, °C:5
CMC, mg/l:120.0
Density, g/ml:1.05
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:66
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Freeze Point, °C:-8
Interfacial Tension:8.03
Pour Point, °C:-5
Solids, % by Wt:43
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1.05
Surface Tension, mN/m:26.4
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:<100
RVOC, U.S. EPA %:3

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
Asia Pacific: Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam