Sustainable Surfactant

Stepan Company introduced a surfactant derived from natural oils that is targeted to displace solvents. STEPOSOL MET-10U utilizes a naturally derived, metathesized feedstock to form a bio-based surfactant that achieves sustainability goals while improving cleaning performance. The applications are broad, including adhesive removal, paint and coating removal systems, kitchen degreasers and all-purpose cleaners for both consumer and industrial uses. Specific product attributes include its Kauri-butanol value greater than 1,000, boiling point of 297 C, Biorenewable Carbon Index of 75 percent, and formulating pH range of 3-12.

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