Surfactants

STEPANTEX® DA-6

 

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Overview

STEPANTEX DA-6 is a high active nonionic surfactant that provides emulsification, moderate foam, detergency and excellent wetting. This product finds application in laundry, textiles, hard surface cleaning, paints, carpet cleaning, hand dishwashing and institutional and industrial cleaning applications.

Application

Adjuvants, All Purpose Cleaners, Carpet/Upholstery Cleaning, Concentrated Emulsions (EW), Emulsifiable Concentrate (EC), Fumigants, Hand Dishwashing, Hard Surface Cleaning, Industrial Cleaning, Latex Frothing Agent, Latex Manufacture, Leather Processing, Laundry Commercial, Laundry Household, Metal Working Applications, Microemulsions (ME), Oil Dispersants (OD), Suspension Concentrates (SC), Suspoemulsions, Textile and Synthetic Fibers

Chemical Description

DECYL ALCOHOL ETHOXYLATE, POE-6

Chemical Groups

Alcohol Ethoxylates, Decyl Alcohol Ethoxylates

Markets

Agricultural Products, Emulsion Polymerization, Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning, Industrial Products, Laundry and Cleaning, Metalworking 

Properties

% Active:100
Acid Value:0.3
Boiling Point, ºC:>100
Cloud Point, °C:43
Density, g/ml:0.99
Draves Wetting, sec @ 25°C:5.0
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:>94
Form @ 25°C:Liquid
HLB:12.0
Hydroxyl Value:130
Interfacial Tension:5.22
Moles of EO:6.0
Pour Point, °C:6
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:0.99
Surface Tension, mN/m:26.6
Viscosity, cps @ 25°C:80
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