Surfactants

STEPANTEX® VK 90

 

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Overview

STEPANTEX VK 90 is a cationic surfactant providing excellent softening, cold water dispersability and good rewetting properties. It is used in household and industrial fabric softeners.

Application

Fabric Softener, Textile Antistat, Textile Softener

Chemical Description

METHYL BIS[ETHYL(TALLOWATE)] -2- HYDROXYETHYL AMMONIUM METHYL SULFATE

Chemical Groups

Fabric Softener Quaternaries, TEA Ester Quaternaries

Markets

Industrial Products, Laundry and Cleaning

Properties

Boiling Point, ºC:90
Density, g/ml:0.96
Flash Point, PMCC, °C:32
Form @ 25°C:Paste
Freeze Point, °C:33
pH, 5% in 1:1 IPA/H2O: 3.0
Pour Point, °C:30
Solids, % by Wt:90
Specific Gravity @ 25°C:0.96
Viscosity, cps @ (#)°C:200 (at 50°C)
RVOC, U.S. EPA %:10

Regions of Availability

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