Surfactants

IGEPAL CA-520 (Canada Only)

 

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Overview

IGEPAL CA-520 is a nonionic surfactant providing emulsification for non-polar hydrocarbon solvents and oils. Used in solvent emulsion cleaners, dry cleaning detergents, anti-icing additives for automotive gasoline, emulsifiers for pesticides and floor polishes.

Application

Automotive Additives, Dry Cleaning Detergents, Floor Polishes, Metalworking Cleaners

Chemical Description

OCTYL PHENOL ETHOXYLATE

Chemical Groups

Alkoxylates, Octyl Phenol Ethoxylates

Markets

Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning, Industrial Products

Properties

% Active:100
Density, g/ml:1.04
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
HLB:26.0
Moles of EO:5.0
Pour Point, °C:26
Solids, % by Wt:100
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1.04
Surface Tension, mN/m:30.0
RVOC, U.S. EPA %:0

Regions of Availability

North America: Canada