Appearance: solid; or liquid.
Solubility: slightly soluble to soluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, wetting, permeating, solubilizing, cleansing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Emulsifying agent in personal care products.
Use as cleansing agent.
Use as solubilizing agent.