Sodium hexeth carboxylate
Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-hexyl-omega-carboxymethoxy-, sodium salts
PEG Hexyl ether carboxylic acid, sodium salt
Polyethylene glycol hexyl ether carboxylic acid, sodium salt
Polyoxyethylene hexyl ether carboxylic acid, sodium salt
Appearance: (1), solid; (2), liquid.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, wetting, permeating, dispersing, solubilizing, foam stabilizing, cleansing abilities. mild surfactant. resistance to alkali. resistance to hard water.
Quality standards & test methods
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Use as wetting agent, permeating agent.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Cleansing agent, hydrotrope in personal care products.
Use as foam stabilizing agent.
Use as solubilizing agent.
Sodium hexeth-4 carboxylate (cas: 126646-16-0)