3 to 25 moles

wetting agent

Lauryl Alcohol Ethoxylates C12C14

₹ 140 /Kg Get Latest Price

Purity %98%
Packaging Size25 , 50 & 205 kg
Packaging TypeDrum
Grade StandardIndustrial Grade
Country of OriginMade in India

Minimum order quantity: 1 Kg

Lauryl alcohol ethoxylate refers to a class of nonionic surfactants derived from the ethoxylation of lauryl alcohol. This process involves reacting lauryl alcohol with ethylene oxide to produce molecules that have both hydrophobic (water-repelling) and hydrophilic (water-attracting) properties. The number of ethylene oxide units added to the lauryl alcohol can vary, which affects the solubility and surfactant properties of the final product. These compounds are widely used in various industries for their detergent, emulsifying, wetting, and dispersing abilities. Common applications include: 1. **Detergents and Cleaners:** Lauryl alcohol ethoxylates are used in household and industrial cleaning products due to their ability to break down oils and greases. 2. **Personal Care Products:** They are used in shampoos, shower gels, and other personal care products for their ability to help water mix with oils and dirt, allowing them to be rinsed away. 3. **Textile Processing:** In the textile industry, they are used as wetting agents and emulsifiers during the processing of fibers and fabrics. 4. **Agriculture:** These compounds are used in agricultural chemicals as emulsifiers and wetting agents to improve the efficacy of herbicides and pesticides. 5. **Pharmaceuticals:** They can serve as emulsifiers or solubilizers in pharmaceutical formulations.


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