Surfactants

STEPANOL® AM

 

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Overview

STEPANOL AM is an anionic surfactant providing excellent foam and viscosity characteristics. It can be used in liquid hand soaps and bath products. It also finds application in carpet and upholstery cleaners, textile wet processing and scouring, and metal working applications.

Application

2 in 1 Shampoo, All Purpose Cleaning, Bar Soap, Body Wash, Carpet/Upholstery Cleaning, Facial Cleansers, Hand Dishwashing, Heavy Duty Cleaning, Industrial Cleaning, Laundry Commercial, Laundry Household, Light Duty Cleaning, Liquid Hand Soap, Machine Dishwashing, Shampoos, Textile Applications, Textile Scouring

Chemical Description

AMMONIUM LAURYL SULFATE

Chemical Groups

Alkyl Sulfates, Sulfates

Markets

Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning, Industrial Products, Laundry and Cleaning, Personal Care

Properties

% Active:29
Boiling Point, ºC:100
Cloud Point, °C:20
CMC, mg/l:136.0
Density, g/ml:1.00
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:10.0
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
Freeze Point, °C:9
Interfacial Tension:6.61
Pour Point, °C:12
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:1
Surface Tension, mN/m:25.0
Vapor Pressure at 20°C, mm Hg:0.01
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:1,990
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