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TERGITOL 15-S-5

Green Alternative

Non-ionic surfactant

Synonym: Alcohols C6-C17 (secondary) poly (3-6) ethoxylates, Secondary alcohol ethoxylate 5 EO

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Properties

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Quality Level   100
grade   laboratory grade
description   non-ionic
form   liquid
mol wt   average mol wt 420 g/mol by calculation
greener alternative product characteristics   Design for Degradation
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viscosity   35 cP(25 °C)
transition temp   pour point -25 °C
solubility   water: dispersible (visual)
density   0.963 g/mL at 20 °C
HLB   10.5
greener alternative category   Aligned

Description

General description

We are committed to bringing you Greener Alternative Products, which adhere to one or more of The 12 Principles of Green Chemistry. This product is a biodegradable surfactant and is aligned with the 10th principle of Green Chemistry "Design for Degradation".

Tergitol 15-S-5 is a secondary alcohol ethoxylate with 5 ethylene oxide units

Packaging

100, 500 mL in poly bottle

Features and Benefits

• Excellent emulsifier & detergent
• Aids in rinseability of solvent-based systems

Legal Information

TERGITOL is a trademark of The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") or an affiliated company of Dow

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS05  GHS05
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN3082 - class 9 - PG 3 - NONH ADR/IATA - MP - Environmentally hazardous substances, liquid, n.o.s., HI: D, S (not BR)
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
352.4 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
178 °C - closed cup
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