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APW

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APW replaces hydrofluoric, ammonium bifluoride and other traditional acids. Especially effective at cleaning rust and iron salts. Excellent as a wheel cleaner to remove brake and wheel dust.

Features and Benefits:

  • Effectively removes rust and other iron salts
  • Removes oxidation and brightens aluminim without damage
  • Will not frost glass
  • Low aquatic toxicity
  • Very effective removal of brake and wheel dust
  • Removes calcium/limescale/silicate deposits


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BJSI

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Vitech BJS-I is a patented, low pH, organic salt used to replace traditional mineral and organic acids. Win Chemical’s BJS-I can remove calcium carbonate 50-80% more effectively than phosphoric, citric, and glycolic with additional safety, shipping and handling benefits. Ideal for formulating a green, EcoLogo or Green Seal® approved product, BJS-I is phosphate free, VOC free and a low contributor to BOD/COD in effluents.

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Chembetaine™ CAS Surfactant

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Chembetaine™ CAS surfactant is a 50% solids, coconut-derived sultaine. It is an excellent detergent that exhibits mildness in combination with anionic surfactants and soaps. It is recommended for use in shampoos, skin cleansers, liquid soaps, and other high foaming cleansing applications.

Chembetaine™ CAS surfactant has excellent foaming properties and is recommended for use in formulations of heavy-duty, industrial alkaline cleaners such as steam cleaning compounds, wax removers, and hard surface cleaners. It also can function as a wetting agent in the acid pickling of metals and as a detergent in acid cleaners with scale and lime soap dispersing properties.

Features & Benefits:
  • Naturally derived
  • Produces stable and copious foam
  • Provides gentle cleansing
  • Superior flash foam and lather characteristics
  • Synergistically reduces irritation when formulated with anionic surfactants
  • Thickens and builds viscosit

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Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine
EGM

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Videt EGM is a polymeric surfactant system for producing VOC free glass cleaners and multi-surface cleaners. Formulate a cleaner without solvents, glycol ethers or ammonia that will pass current Green Seal® and EcoLogo protocols.

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eQi

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eQi is a readily biodegradable, high performance, highly economical surfactant with the outstanding wetting and detergency typical of the Q surfactant family. Ideal for applications where particulate and carbonaceous soils are an issue, eQi was designed and tested for the cleaning challenges in the oil fields but is economical enough for everyday use in transportation, food service, and all purpose cleaning. Key Features:

  • Produce low cost, high performance cleaners
  • Superior penetration and removal of oily, bituminous, and carbonaceious soils
  • Stable in acid, alkali, and peroxide
  • Highly electrolyte tolerant
  • Outstanding performance at high dilutions


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Genapol® BA 040

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Genapol® BA 040 is a water soluble solvent and solubilizer of low volatility. It is used as a low foaming surfactant in metal cleaners and in industrial and home cleaning products. It is suitable to replace volatile solvents like glycol ethers in hard surface cleaners to improve cleaning performance and to adjust cloud point.

Features & Benefits:
  • Low VOC
  • Compatible with anionic, nonionic and cationic surfactants
  • Low foaming
  • Hard water stable
  • High electrolyte compatibility


Applications:
  • Industrial cleaners
  • Hard surface and toilet cleaners
  • Dairy and food cleaners
  • Cleaners for vehicle washing
  • Laundry detergents


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Ethoxylated Benzyl Alcohol
Genapol® LA 030

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Genapol® LA 030 is a HLB 8 thickener for surfactant systems. It has excellent chemical stability, pH stability, and also retains stability in the prescence of electrolytes and actives. It also acts as a solubilizer

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Laureth-3
Genapol® LA 070 S

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Genapol® LA 070 is a HLB 12 thickener for surfactant systems and a solubilizer. It also has excellent chemical stability, pH stability, and also retains stability in the prescence of electrolytes and actives.

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Laureth-7
GlucoPure® Deg

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GlucoPure® Deg presents the same performance profile of the GlucoPure® Foam, but is commercialized with more than 60% active content and approximately 10% of ethanol. GlucoPure® Deg is a new generation of sugar surfactant based on a C12/14 methylester. Its superior foam and cleaning performance combined with a highly sustainable content and no aqua toxicity label make GlucoPure® Deg one of the best co-surfactants on the market for hand dishwashing detergents.

Additional benefits include high concentration to reduce transportation costs, mildness to skin and a squeaky clean feel to the washed plates and cups.

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GlucoPure® Foam

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GlucoPure® Foam is the perfect combination of sustainability and performance for Hand Dishwashing Liquid Detergents, with the additional benefits of no aqua toxicity labelling and skin mildness. GlucoPure Foam is a new generation of sugar surfactant based on coconut oil. It's superior foam and cleaning performance combined with a highly sustainable content and no aqua toxicity label make GlucoPure Foam one of the best co-surfactants on the market for hand dishwashing detergents. Additional benefits include no volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in the composition, mildness to skin and slippery, hydrated-feeling hands after using the liquid detergent.

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GlucoPure® Wet

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GlucoPure® Wet combines fast soap scum removal and mildness to plastic materials to give you the most suitable co-surfactant for bathroom cleaners and hard surface cleaners in general. GlucoPure® Wet is a new generation of sugar surfactant based on a C8/10 methylester.

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Hostagel® PH 1

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Hostagel® PH1 is a surfactant blend for acidic cleaners, e.g. bath & toilet cleaners. It thickens HCl acid formulations and other acidic cleaners based on e.g. phosphoric, sulfamic and sulfuric acid in the presence of chloride ions. Especially in combination with amine oxides, Hostagel® PH1 thickened acidic formulations show a long-term storage stability and low shear dependence.

Features & Benefits:
  • Detergency booster
  • Hard water tolerant
  • Controlling of viscosity
  • Cost effective liquid thickener for acidic formulations
  • No need for additional surfactants, preservatives or disinfectants
  • Simplified production, safe use
  • Processing at gentle heating


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Quarternary ammonium salt (and) ethoxylated fatty amin (and) isopropanol (and) propylene glycol
Hostapur® SAS 030

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Hostapur® SAS is an environmentally friendly anionic surfactant for the detergent, chemical-technical and cosmetic industries, based on secondary alkane sulphonate sodium salt, starting product: N-paraffins.

Features & Benefits:
  • Very good solubility
  • High wetting action
  • Pronounced foaming power
  • Excellent grease and soil dispersing action
  • Viscosity depressing action
  • Outstanding enzyme compatibility
  • Chemical stability over a wide pH range
  • Increase action of modern detergent additives
  • Very good electrolyte compatibility
  • Good skin compatibility
  • Possibility of combination with anioinic, nonionic and amphoteric surfactants
  • Cost reduction
  • Environmentally friendly surfactant of low aquatic toxicity
  • Range of grades


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Sodium C14-17 sec. Alkyl Sulfonate
iQLF

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iQLF provides a high detergency, low-foam cleaning. it has superior wetting and detergency – even compared to moderate or high foaming surfactants. It is fully stable in acids, alkali, peroxide based systems.

Features & Benefits:
  • Low to no foam at all temperatures
  • No hydrotrope required in acidic formulations
  • Couples well with JK-50 in high electrolyte systems
  • Good CMC for higher dilution cleaning
  • Readily biodegradable
  • VOC exempt
  • Non-corrosive under GHS
  • Certifiable under most Green Certification programs
  • Allows for low foam cleaning at reduced temperature and alkalinity


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JK50

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JK-50 is an outstanding hydrotroping/coupling surfactant for use in high alkaline/caustic systems. In many cases, JK-50 is a lower cost material than other similar products, while also requiring lower use levels to achieve comparable performance. Excellent environmental profile and lower foam characteristics.

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ME-80

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Videt ME-80 is a one component emulsifier to produce thermodynamically stable micro-emulsions. Easy to use, cost effective and works with a wide range of solvents.

Key Features:

  • Works with a broad range of solvents
  • Simplifies formulating of microemulsions
  • Reduced manufacturing costs - lower labor/time
  • Produces thermodynamically stable micro-emulsions
  • Aids in wetting and rinsing


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NLS-90

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Videt NLS-90 is a naturally derived surfactant system for laundry and pre-spotter, floor cleaners and hand dish applications. Formulate laundry detergents for top loading or high efficiency front loading machines, a low cost dish formula or a high dilution floor cleaner with the versatility of NLS-90. Stable in peroxide.

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NQ-3

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Videt NQ-3 is a readily biodegradeable surfactant system that delivers low dynamic surface tension critical to optimum cleaning.

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Peractive® AC White

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Peractive® AC White activator of low-temperature peroxide bleaching and disinfection (30 - 60°C vs. normal 80°C) based on TAED and special additives. It is supplied in the form of white granules.

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TAED
Q-3

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Videt Q-3 is a readily biodegradable surfactant system that provides superior penetration and removal of oily/greasy particulate soils. Formulate a green, GreenSeal® or EcoLogo approved cleaner with Q-3. With an outstanding environmental profile, Q-3 contains no alkyl phenol ethoxylates. Stable in acids, alkali and hydrogen peroxide.

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QHD

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QHD is a powerful surfactant system for heavy duty degreasing. It provides rapid cleaning of heavy oils and greases. It can be used as a primary surfactant or as a companion to other surfactants like eQi or Q3. It has Excellent performance at use levels less than 0.25%.QHD is readily biodegradable and can replace many VOC based cleaners.

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TexCare® SRN 240

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TexCare® SRN 240 is a soil release polymer for liquid and powder detergents. It delivers fabric hydrophilization and reduction of soil redepositioning in liquid laundry formulations. TexCare® SRN 240 is compatible with Nordic Swan criteria and is listed on CleanGredients™.

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Nonionic Polyester
Amidex™ CE SurfactantAmidex™ CE surfactant is a 100% solids cocamide DEA. It is an all-purpose, economical thickener and viscosity builder for cosmetic surfactant systems. Amidex™ CE surfactant stabilizes foam in shampoos

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Cocamide DEA
Amidex™ CO-1 SurfactantAmidex CO-1 has good compatibility with inorganic builders in aqueous systems. It is a dispersant and foaming agent that can be used for conveyer chain lubricants.

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Coco Diethanolmide
Amidex™ KD SurfactantAmidex™ KD is the amide of choice in ethoxy sulfate systems. It yields high, stable viscosities at low concentrations. Exhibits excellent flash foaming and foam stability. Used extensively for gelled

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Cocamide DEA
Amidex™ KDO SurfactantAmidex™ KDO is a cost-effective version of Amidex™ KD, building high viscosities and exhibiting good flash foaming and foam stability. It is economical and effective in shampoos, bath and cleansing pr

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Cocamide DEA
Amidex™ LSM SurfactantAmidex™ LSM is a high-purity thickener, flash foamer and viscosity enhancer. It is a good foam stabilizer and builder recommended for use in bath and shower products, shampoos and skin cleansers.

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Lauramide DEA
CHD4CHD4 is a naturally derived surfactant for producing hand dish or hand soap formulations. Use CHD4 to produce foaming, lotion or gel hand soaps. Create green formulations to meet Green Seal, USDA Biob

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Chembetaine™ C SurfactantChembetaine™ C surfactant is a coconut oil-derived, mild amphoteric cleansing and foaming agent that can be formulated with other surfactants to reduce the overall irritation. It is an excellent choic

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Cocamidopropyl Betaine
Chemccinate™ DSLS SurfactantChemccinate™ DSLS is a very mild surfactant which actually acts as an anti-irritant in formulated products. Chemccinate DSLS is compatible with anionic, nonionic and amphoteric surfactants. Chemccinat

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Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate
Chemoxide™ LO SurfactantChemoxide™ LO surfactant is a low color and odor, nonionic surfactant used as a secondary or primary surfactant due to its high flash foam and hydrotropic properties. It is compatible with anionic, no

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Lauramine Oxide
Chemoxide™ MO SurfactantChemoxide™ MO surfactant is a nonionic amine oxide, which is bleach stable and acid stable. Due to its good degreasing performance and foam properties, it is an excellent choice for hard surface clean

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Myristyl Dimethylamine Oxide
ES-1Videt ES-1 is a non-ionic, surfactant system for extremely high electrolyte/high alkaline systems. Ideal for formulating concentrates, ES-1 provides good degreasing and rinsing.

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Esorb L-20

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Polysorbate 20
E-Surf 1-5Nonionic surfactant optimized for hard surface cleaning applications. Readily biodegradable (>60% in 10 days). Very low odor profile

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E-Surf 23-6.5Nonionic surfactant used in hard surface cleaners and laundry detergents. Chain length is optimum for soily oil removal. Readily biodegradable (>60% in 10 days).

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E-Surf 25-12Nonionic surfactant with highest water solubility of 25-series surfactants. Offers a high cloud point for enhanced cleaning at higher temperatures. Readily biodegradable (>60% in 10 days). Can be use

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E-Surf 25-3Nonionic alcohol ethoxylate ideal for laundry detergent formulations due to higher CMC. Used in combination with 25-7 for broad range of soils removal. Enhanced emulsificaiton properties helps prevent

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E-Surf 25-7Nonionic alcohol ethoxylate ideal for laundry detergent formulations due to higher CMC. Used in combination with 25-3 (3:1 ratio of 25-7 to 25-3) for broad range of soils removal. Enhanced emulsificai

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E-Surf 25-9Nonionic alcohol ethoxylate ideal for applications requiring high surfactant dilutions and high foam (CIP foam). Readily biodegradable (>60% in 10 days).

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E-Surf 900Nonionic surfactant designed to replace NP9 and NP10 in hard surface and degreaser formulations. Readily biodegradable (>60% in 10 days)

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E-Surf 91-2.5Nonionic alcohol ethoxylate with a low HLB. Can be used in combination with high HLB surfactants for enhanced degreasing properties. Readily biodegradable (>60% in 10 days).

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E-Surf 91-6Nonionic alcohol ethoxylate designed for RTU and dilutable hard surface cleaning formulations with a medium foam profile. Provides great wettiing and detergency properties. Readily biodegradable (>60%

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E-Surf 91-8Nonionic alcohol ethoxylate with great emulsification properties and readily biodegradable (>60% in 10 days).

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Genapol® EP 2454Genapol® EP 2454 is unaffected by water hardness constituents and considerably resistant to aqueous acids and alkalis. As a non-ionic surfactant it can be used in combination with other non-ionic comp

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Lauryl alcohol with 5 EO and 4 PO
Genapol® LA 090Genapol® LA 090 is an emulsifier and solubilizer for hydrophobic active ingredients and perfume oils, special cleaning agents.

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Ethoxylated C12-16 Alcohols
Jarfactant 225DKJarfactant™ 225DK is a high performance surfactant made from renewable raw materials, sugar, and a fatty alcohol. It offers excellent detergency, high alkali stability, and superior ecotoxicity.

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Alkyl Polyglucoside Surfactant
Jarfactant 420UPJarfactant™ 420UP is a high performance alkyl polyglucoside surfactants made from renewable raw materials: sugar and a fatty alcohol.

Typical Uses:
Alkyl Polyglucoside Surfactant
Jarfactant 425NJarfactant™ 425N is non streaking and will not stress crack cleaned substrates. It will hydrotrope other ingredients due to its caustic solubility.

Applications:
Alkyl Polyglucoside Surfactant
Jarfactant 600UPJarfactant™ 600UP is a high performance alkyl polyglucoside surfactant made from renewable raw materials: sugar and a fatty alcohol.br>
Features and Benefits:
Alkyl Polyglucoside Surfactant
Jarfactant 625UPJarfactant 625UP us a high performance surfactant made from renewable raw materials, sugar, and a fatty alcohol. This product is highly effective against grease and soils. It excels as a detergent and

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Alkyl Polyglucoside Surfactant
Jarfactant L30Jarfactant™ L30 is a high foam, eco-friendly surfactant. It has good chlorine stability with anti-corrosion properties. It also contains no sulfates.

This surfactant has excellent ocular to

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LCFViconc LCF produces a shaving cream type foam in aerated systems. Perfect for producing a low cost dish formula, hand formula or laundry formula.

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LFQA truly low foam readily-biodegradable surfactant with powerful detergency that can perform as a stand-alone surfactant. It is highly versatile, alkaline tolerant, and peroxide stable. It has excellen

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Naxsoft® 60TNAXSOFT® 60T is a high purity anionic surfactant. As a TEA salt, it delivers good detergency, wetting and foaming, while maintaining mildness which is beneficial in liquid detergents and wool wash for

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Naxsoft® NA-8Naxsoft® NA-8 is an aqueous solutions of a primary alkane sulfonate. It is an anionic surfactant that exhibits low foaming, excellent coupling properties and is biodegradable. Naxsoft® NA-8 demonstrat

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Sodium Octane sulfonate,Isopropyl alcohol,Sodium sulfate,Water
Naxsoft® SASNaxsoft® SAS is a cleansing agent with excellent surface tension reduction. It is compatible with anionic, nonionic and amphoteric surfactants with excellent water solubility. Naxsoft® SAS has very lo

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Bleach Stable Cleansing Agent
NSW-4A foaming bucket wash concentrate with superior water beading properties that leaves a durable wax-like finish.

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PF-2Viconc PF-2 is a surfactant system developed for triple/poly foamers and clear coat protectorants. For excellent foam coverage under aeration that produces a high, dense, stable foam and rapid water b

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Silwet* L-7220Silwet* L-7220 is a compatible organosilicone surface tension reducing agent with excellent defoaming and conditioning properties.

*Silwet is a trademark of Momentive Performance Materia

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Polyalkyleneoxidedimethylsiloxane Coplymer
Silwet* L-7280Silwet* L-7280 is a highly compatible organosilicone surface tension reducing agent with super-wetting and moderate foaming properties.

*Silwet is a trademark of Momentive Performance Ma

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Polyalkyleneoxide Modified Heptamethyltrisiloxane
Silwet* L-7604Silwet* L-7604 is a highly compatible organosilicone surface tension reducing agent with moderate foaming and conditioning properties.

*Silwet is a trademark of Momentive Performance Mat

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Siloxane Polyalkyleneoxide Coplymer
Silwet* L-8620Silwet* L-8620 is a polyether silicone used in textile processing and fabric finshing.

*Silwet is a trademark of Momentive Performance Materials Inc.

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Siloxane polyalkyleneoxide Copolymer
Sucranov 2000UPSucranov™ 2000UP is well-suited for a range of cosmetic and dermatological applications as a mild surfactant that offers natural, gentle cleansing.

It generates an exceptional amount of foa

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Decyl Glucoside
Sucranov 611 LSucranov™ 611L(Sodium Laureth Sulfate (and) Cocamidopropyl Betaine (and) Lauryl Glucoside) is a mild surfactant that offers gentle cleansing. Sucranov™ 611L is an all-in-one cleansing system that help

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Sodium Laureth Sulfate (and) Cocamidopropyl Betaine (and) Lauryl Glucoside
Sulfochem™ B-209 Surfactant BlendSulfochem™ B-209 is a concentrated shampoo base formulated to yield a cost effective, rich shampoo with the addition of fragrance, preservative and water.

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Sodium Laureth Sulfate (and) Cocamide DEA (and) Cocamidopropyl Betaine
Sulfochem™ ES-2 Surfactant Sulfochem™ ES-2 (2 Mole) surfactant is a versatile, cost-effective surfactant for use in personal cleansing products. Exhibits superior flash foam and lather characteristics along with good skin compa

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Sodium Laureth Sulfate
Sulfochem™ ES-60 Surfactant Sulfochem™ ES-60 surfactant is a naturally-derived, 3 mole, 60% active, cost-effective surfactant for use in shampoo systems. It is also widely used for bubble baths and cleansers. It can be used in l

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Sodium Laureth Sulfate
Sulfochem™ SLS-K Surfactant Sulfochem™ SLS-K surfactant is a traditional component of cost-effective surfactant systems due to its excellent foam and viscosity response characteristics. Uses include clear or pearlescent shampoos

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Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
Sulfochem™ SLS-WA surfactantSulfochem™ SLS-WA surfactant is a cost-effective, naturally-derived surfactant with good detergency used in hand cleaners, car wash, and fabric cleaning systems. It has low salt content and excellent

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Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
WAViconc WA is a silicone/surfactant system used as a windshield washer fluid additive. WA provides water beading/sheeting properties.

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