Surfactants

POLYSTEP® B-40

 

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Overview

POLYSTEP B-40 is a mild anionic surfactant which can be used in a variety of latex systems. It is also a potential APE replacement.

Application

Latex Manufacture

Chemical Description

SODIUM TRIDECETH SULFATE, POE-3

Chemical Groups

Alkyl Ether Sulfates, Sulfates

Markets

Emulsion Polymerization

Properties

% Active:30
Boiling Point, ºC:100
Cloud Point, °C:15
CMC, mg/l:139.0
Density, g/ml:1.03
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Moles of EO:3
Surface Tension, mN/m:24.0
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:700
Viscosity, cps @ (#)°C:160 (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