Surfactants

STEPANATE® STS-40

 

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Overview

STEPANATE STS-40 is an anionic surfactant used in liquid detergent, heavy duty cleaning, wax stripping and dishwashing detergent formulations. It functions as a solubilizer, coupling agent and cloud point depressant.

Application

Hand Dishwashing, Heavy Duty Cleaning, Laundry Commercial, Laundry Household, Light Duty Cleaning, Machine Dishwashing

Chemical Description

SODIUM TOLUENE SULFONATE

Chemical Groups

Sulfonates, Hydrotropic Sulfonates

Markets

Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning, Laundry and Cleaning

Properties

% Active:40
Boiling Point, ºC:>100
Density, g/ml:1.03
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:>300
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1.03
Surface Tension, mN/m:34.9
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:20
RVOC, U.S. EPA %:0

Regions of Availability

Latin America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Caribbean, Central America, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela
EMEA: Africa, Europe, Middle East