DOW surfactants offer many unique performance characteristics that make them an effective choice for a diverse range of applications. The chart below provides additional information.

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Application Performance Features Selected Surfactant Recommendations
Agrochemicals As inerts for emulsification or penetration for a wide variety of pesticide formulations. Also used in adjuvants TERGITOL™ L Series
TERGITOL™ NP Series
TERGITOL™ TMN Series
TERGITOL™ XD
TERGITOL™™ XH
TERGITOL™ XJ
TRITON™ GR Series
TRITON™ X Series
Electrowinning, Electroplating and Electroless Plating Remove soils, provide vapor and mist suppression, modify the cathode film to achieve bright deposits, and prevent gas bubbles from sticking to cathodic surfaces. DOWFAX™ Surfactants
TRITON™ BG-10
TRITON™ QS-15
TRITON™ X-100
TRITON™ X-102
Metalworking Fluids and Lubricants Emulsifiers and wetting agents, and auxiliary features including corrosion inhibition, hard water stability, detergency, lubricity TERGITOL™ L Series
TERGITOL™ NP Series
TRITON™ CF-10
TRITON™ CF-21
TRITON™ DF-16
TRITON™ X Series
Mineral Processing Ore flotation and crystal habit modification DOWFAX™ Surfactants
Oil Field Chemicals Drilling fluids, acidizing and stimulation, drilling cutting and well cleaning, enhanced oil recovery DOWFAX™ Surfactants
TERGITOL™ NP Series
TRITON™ GR Series
TRITON™ X Series
Pulp and Paper Variety of mill operations including pulping and processing, deinking, defoaming, emulsification, and felt cleaning DOWFAX™ Surfactants
ECOSURF™ EH-3
ECOSURF™ EH-6
ECOSURF™ EH-9
ECOSURF™ SA-4
ECOSURF™ SA-7
ECOSURF™ SA-9
ECOSURF™ SA-15
TERGITOL™ 15-S Series
TERGITOL™ L Series
TERGITOL™ MinFoam 1X
TERGITOL™ MinFoam 2X
TERGITOL™ NP Series
TRITON™ CF-10 / CF-10 (90%)
TRITON™ DF-12
TRITON™ DF-16
Textile Processing Enhance wetting, dye penetration, emulsification for apparel, floor coverings, home furnishings, automotive, and industrial /surfactants/products; textile processing (sizing, mercerizing, scouring, spinning) and textile finishing (softening, dyeing & printing, flameproofing, anti-soil treatments). DOWFAX™ Surfactants
ECOSURF™ EH-3
ECOSURF™ EH-6
ECOSURF™ EH-9
ECOSURF™ SA-4
ECOSURF™ SA-7
ECOSURF™ SA-9
ECOSURF™ SA-15
TERGITOL™ 15-S-9
TERGITOL™ 15-S-12
TERGITOL™ L Series
TERGITOL™ NP Series
TRITON™ CF-21
TRITON™ DF-16
TRITON™ W-30 Concentrate
TRITON™ X-100
TRITON™ X-102


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