Surfactants

POLYSTEP® A-15/30K

 

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Overview

POLYSTEP A-15/30K is an anionic surfactant used in the manufacture of latex.

Application

Latex Manufacture

Chemical Description

POTASSIUM DODECYLBENZENE SULFONATE

Chemical Groups

Alkyl Benzene Sulfonates, Sulfonates

Markets

Emulsion Polymerization

Properties

% Active:28
Boiling Point, ºC:100
CMC, mg/l:854
Density, g/ml:1.03
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:3
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Slurry
Freeze Point, °C:-4
Pour Point, °C:-5
Surface Tension, mN/m:33.0
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:1,000
Viscosity, cps @ (#)°C:10 (at 60 °C)
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