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TERGITOL™ L-81 Surfactant

It is a viscous liquid at room temperature. Low foam characteristics and inverse water solubility make it an excellent foam control agent. It is used in fermentation of lactic and citric acids and some alcohols, food processing, and metal working products, including degreasing chemicals and cutting oils. It can be used as a chemical intermediate. Other applications include rinse aids and other industrial and institutional cleaning applications.

Uses:

  • Cleaning
  • Paint and coatings
  • Fermentation
  • Pulp and paper
  • Other industrial applications

Benefits:

  • Flexible properties for defoaming, wetting and emulsifying
  • A range of solubility levels which provide excellent solvency
  • Low foam characteristics
  • Thermal and chemical stability
  • Environmentally friendly biodegradable surfactants which meet the European Surfactants Detergent Regulation requirements
  • Provides excellent foam control

Properties

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  • % Actives Yes No 100
  • APE Based Yes No No
  • Biobased Raw Material Yes No No
  • Chemistry Yes No Ethylene Oxide / Propylene Oxide Block Copolymers
  • CleanGredients? Yes No Yes
  • Cloud Point (1 wt% actives aqueous solution) Yes No 20 °C
  • CMC (25°C) Yes No - PPM
  • Foam Height - Initial (0.1 wt% actives) Yes No Dispersible mm
  • Food Contact Compliance Yes No 21 CFR 172.808, 21 CFR 173.340, 21 CFR 175.105, 21 CFR 176.180, 21 CFR 176.200, 21 CFR 176.210, 21 CFR 177.1200, 21 CFR 177.1390
  • Form Yes No Liquid
  • HLB Yes No 2
  • Indirect Food Contact Yes No Yes
  • Inert Ingredients Compliance Yes No 180.940a, 180.940c, 180.960
  • Performance Benefits Yes No Defoamers
  • Pour Point Yes No -20 °C
  • Readily Biodegradable Materials Yes No Yes
  • Surface Tension (1% actives, 25 °C) Yes No 36 dynes/cm

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