TRITON™

Dow's TRITON™ product line feature nonionic/anionic surfactants.


TRITON™ X-15

TRITON™ X-15 is a nonionic, octylphenol ethoxylate surfactant with very low HLB used in defoamers and dye solubilizing.

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Used In:

  • Defoamers
  • Dye solubilizer
  • Chemical intermediate

Advantages:

  • Oil soluble emulsifier
  • Solubilizer
  • Very low HLB
  • Excellent compatibility with both polar organic and non-polar solvents

Typical Properties

Cloud Point:  Insoluble

pH:  7.1 (5% Aqueous Solution)

Viscosity:  790 (25°C (77°F), Cp)

Density:  0.989 G/Ml (25°C)

Flash Point:  171°C 340°F (Flash Pt, Closed Cup, Astm D93)

Moles EO:  1.5

Pour Point:  2

Appearance:  Yellow Liquid

HLB:  4.9

Availability:

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America