Surfactants

POLYSTEP® B-12

 

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Overview

POLYSTEP B-12 is an anionic surfactant used in the manufacture of latex.

Application

Latex Manufacture

Chemical Description

SODIUM LAURYL ETHER SULFATE, POE-4

Chemical Groups

Alkyl Ether Sulfates, Sulfates

Markets

Emulsion Polymerization

Properties

% Active:60
Boiling Point, ºC:88
Cloud Point, °C:6
CMC, mg/l:74.0
Density, g/ml:1.03
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:18
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:25
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Freeze Point, °C:-4
Moles of EO:3
Pour Point, °C:-1
Surface Tension, mN/m:31.0
Vapor Pressure at 20°C, mm Hg:1.66
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:55
Viscosity, cps @ (#)°C:20 (at 60 °C)
RVOC, U.S. EPA %:14

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