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Cleaning Ingredients

535 brands found in Cleaning Ingredients

Interpolymer Corporation

SYNTRAN® Polymers

Applications: Industrial Cleaning, Surface Care, Skin Care

Product Families: Other Surfactants, Performance Additives, Other Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Acrylics, Acrylates & Methacrylates

End Uses: Wax Polishes, Floor Polishes, Floor Waxes

SYNTRAN® branded consumer specialty polymers are designed so that formulators may create value and differentiate their products within the Personal Care marketplace including Sun Care, Skin Care, Hair Care, Cosmetics and Toiletries. Syntran Polymeric Opacifiers have been specifically designed for use in personal care products. They impart a milky white appearance in products such as shampoos and conditioners, and bath and shower gels. They deliver improved performance and convenience at a lower total formulation cost. Syntran Opacifiers offer formulators increased flexibility to produce a superior end product with a balance between appearance and cost.

Stepan Company

STEPOSOL®

Applications: Coated Paper & Paperboard, Industrial Coatings, Appliances & Electronics

Product Families: Dispersing & Wetting Additives, Solvents & Carriers, Other Surfactants

Chemical Family: Amides, Chemical Mixtures & Blends

End Uses: Floor Cleaners, Automotive Cleaners, Oven Cleaners

Clariant

Genapol® Emulsifier

Applications: Skin Care, Hair Care, Color Cosmetics

Product Families: Other Cleansers, Rheology Modifiers, Emulsifiers, Solubilizers & Dispersants

Chemical Family: Polyethers, Blends & Combinations

End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants, Anti-Dandruff Products, Facial Cleanser

Genapol® is a nonionic emulsifier for the chemical industry. This colorless, turbid liquid is compatible with anionic, cationic and other nonionic surfactants and is resistant against strong alkaline and acid solutions. Genapol® is used as a wetting agent, emulsifier and dispersing agent e.g. in detergents, industrial & institutional cleaners, in emulsion polymerization or in wax and silicon emulsions.

Clariant

Praepagen® Cationic Surfactant

Applications: Other Home Care, Laundry & Fabric Care, Surface Care

Product Families: Performance Additives, Other Surfactants

End Uses: Fabric Softeners, Multipurpose Surface Cleaners, Hard Surface Cleaners

 typical cationic surfactant whose solubility or hydrophilic characteristics are improved by the presence of a hydroxyl group in its structure.

Clariant

Licowax® Amide Wax

Applications: Wipes, Tissue & Towel, Treatment Products, Sun Care

Product Families: Aroma Ingredients, Conditioners & Emollients, Texturizers & Fillers

Chemical Family: Waxes

End Uses: Foot Cleansers, Antiperspirants & Deodorants, Cradle Cap Treatment

Licowax C powder is an amide wax of type N,N-bis-stearyl ethylenediamine with particularly good thermostability. It provides typical slip and anti blocking characteristics to all polymers e.g. in films. Licowax C powder does not affect the transparency of polymers and acts as lubricant in a wide variety of polymers like PVC, PO, PS and engineering plastics.

Croda

Forestall™

Applications: Vehicle & Machinery, Institutional & Catering, Surface Care

Product Families: Cationic Surfactants, Performance Additives

End Uses: Institutional Cleaners, Industrial Cleaners, Hard Surface Cleaners

Forestall™ is a unique cationic surfactant proven to neutralise a wide range of malodours. Its low active level and full solubility in water makes it ideal for use in most air and fabric spray applications for de-odourisation. It is effective against odours caused by tobacco, vegetable smells, body odour and cooking fat.

Solvay

FENTACARE®

Applications: Laundry & Fabric Care, Skin Care, Hair Care

Product Families: Performance Additives, Builders & Chelators, Other Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Quaternary Ammonium Compounds

End Uses: Fabric Softeners, Skin Conditioner, Hair Conditioner

Sasol

LIPOXOL

Applications: Other Printing & Packaging Applications, Other Paints & Coatings Applications, Other Industrial Applications

Product Families: Stabilizers, Solvents & Carriers, Rheology Modifiers

Chemical Family: Polyglycols, Amines, Polyols

End Uses: Industrial Cleaners, Cosmetics, Textile Applications

LIPOXOL, polyethylene glycol (PEGs), are essential auxiliaries in numerous application fields like household products and also serve as intermediates for the manufacture of emulsifiers. LIPOXOL grades provide a unique property profile, combining high water solubility, lubricity and low toxicity with excellent solvent properties. Our LIPOXOL products have various functions in various industries including acting as a solvent in cleaners and a binder in detergents and tablets.

Sasol

COSMACOL Emollients And Waxes

Applications: Sun Care, Skin Care, Other Beauty & Care

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Rheology Modifiers, Other Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Esters, Ethers

End Uses: Body Creams & Lotions, Antiperspirants & Deodorants, Baby Bubble Bath

COSMACOL emollients and waxes are high purity lipophilic emollients based on linear and monobranched primary fatty alcohols. They show important dermatological properties and exhibit also a gentle, non-greasy feel. Due to their peculiar hydrophilic characteristics, COSMACOL products like COSMACOL OE or COSMACOL Esters exhibit also excellent spreadability. COSMACOL Esters are ideal formulation components for modern, high quality cosmetics. Due to their high incorporation ability of powders and pigments they are also recommended for make-up products.

LSI

Barquat®

Applications: Industrial Cleaning, Surface Care, Other Institutional & Industrial Care

Product Families: Antioxidants & Preservatives, Other Disinfectants & Antimicrobials

Chemical Family: Quaternary Ammonium Compounds

End Uses: Biocidal Products, Disinfectant Products

Barquat® Antimicrobials contain the active substance Alkyl dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride (ADBAC). The active is a cationic molecule offering good surfactant properties and can be formulated together with non-ionic and/or amphoteric surfactants. ADBAC has a broad antimicrobial efficacy against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, yeast, and enveloped viruses. ADBAC maintains its efficacy across a broad pH-range. Single-active ADBAC products are available at different active concentrations, C-chain distributions and solvent combinations.

Croda

Crodasinic™

Applications: Vehicle & Machinery, Institutional & Catering, Surface Care

Product Families: Anionic Surfactants, Wetting & Dispersion Aids, Foam Control Agents

Chemical Family: Sarcosines & Derivatives

End Uses: Industrial Cleaners, Oven Cleaners, Liquid Soap

The Crodasinics are a range of biodegradable anionic surfactants consisting of acyl sarcosines and their sodium salts, sarcosinates. Produced from natural fatty acids and the amino acid derivative, sarcosine, the Crodasinics offer a number of functional benefits in a wide variety of personal care, home care and I&I applications.

Sasol

MARLIPAL

Applications: Fluids & Lubricants, Other Printing & Packaging Applications, Other Paints & Coatings Applications

Product Families: Other Functional Additives, Nonionic Surfactants, Surface Protective Additives

Chemical Family: Alcohol Ethoxylates

End Uses: Textile Processing, Textile Auxiliaries, Cosmetics

Hydrior AG

Hydriol®

Applications: Bath & Shower, Sun Care, Skin Care

Product Families: Other Cleansers, Emulsifiers, Solubilizers & Dispersants, Conditioners & Emollients

End Uses: Fragrances & Perfumes, Antiperspirants & Deodorants, Hair Spray

Clariant

Nipacide® Low Toxicity Biocide

Applications: Decorative Paints, Decorative Paints & Coatings, Case & Carton Sealing

Product Families: Microbial Control & Preservation, Other Disinfectants & Antimicrobials

End Uses: Waterborne Coating

Nipacide BK is an in-can biocide basen on Hexahydrotriazine (HHT). Nipacide BK is an aqueous based low toxicity biocide developed for the complete in-can protection of water based products. Nipacide BK is effective against a wide range of microorganisms including gram positive and gram negative bacteria, yeast and fungi. Nipacide BK can be used over a wide pH and temperature range

Croda

Crodamol™

Applications: Wipes, Tissue & Towel, Institutional & Catering, Surface Care

Product Families: Performance Additives, Wetting & Dispersion Aids, Other Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Fatty Acid Esters

End Uses: Industrial Cleaners, Tissues, Wax Polishes

High quality ultrafine emollient monoester, developed specially for personal care and pharmaceutical applications. Exceptionally light, non greasy emollient. Excellent solvent and solubiliser, glossing agent, binder/wetting agent for pressed powders. Reduces whitening effect in antiperspirants. Skin care products, sunscreens, antiperspirants/deodorants, clear gels, hair styling aids, conditioners and conditioning shampoos.

Kao Chemicals

EMULGEN™

Applications: Industrial Manufacturing, Marine Coatings, Automotive OEM Coatings

Product Families: Performance Additives, Ready-to-Use Cleaners, Other Surfactants

Kao Chemicals

KALCOL®

Applications: Industrial Cleaning, Surface Care, Institutional & Catering

Product Families: Other Disinfectants & Antimicrobials, Performance Additives, Stabilizers

Chemical Family: Fatty Alcohols

End Uses: Foot Cleansers, Body Firming Lotion, Body Creams & Lotions

Croda

Crodateric™

Applications: Institutional & Catering, Surface Care, Dish Care

Product Families: Amphoteric Surfactants, Wetting & Dispersion Aids, Performance Additives

End Uses: Industrial Cleaners, Hard Surface Cleaners, Hand Dishwash

Mild surfactant with gentle cleansing properties. Foam booster/stabiliser.

Sasol

HYDROWAX

Applications: Wood Coatings & Finishes

Product Families: Surface Modifiers

Kao Chemicals

TETRANYL®

Applications: Laundry & Fabric Care, Industrial Cleaning, Institutional & Catering

Product Families: Other Surfactants

Chemical Family: Quaternary Ammonium Compounds

Croda

Coltide™

Applications: Laundry & Fabric Care, Wipes, Tissue & Towel, Dish Care

Product Families: Performance Additives

Chemical Family: Proteins, Peptides & Amino Acid Derivatives, Proteins

End Uses: Laundry Detergents, Fabric Conditioners, Detergents

Labeling Claims: Halal, Bio-based, Natural

An advanced copolymer of hydrolyzed wheat protein and silicone. Recommended for use in fabric care, Coltide HSi combines the unique functionalities of both molecules into one ingredient.

Clariant

Sanolin®

Applications: Other Home Care, Laundry & Fabric Care, Other Institutional & Industrial Care

Product Families: Pigments & Colorants, Color & Effects

End Uses: Industrial Cleaners, Bath Oils, Tablets & Salts, Anti-Hair Loss Products

Croda

ECO Brij™

Applications: Institutional & Catering, Surface Care, Laundry & Fabric Care

Product Families: Nonionic Surfactants, Emulsifiers & Demulsifiers, Detergents & Degreasers

Chemical Family: Alcohol Ethoxylates

End Uses: Fabric Conditioners, Institutional Cleaners, Industrial Cleaners

Croda considers the RSPO’s Mass Balance system to be an important progressive step in supporting the palm oil physical supply chain and creating momentum towards segregated sustainable Palm Oil and Palm Kernel Oil material. To that end, sampling will be of the sustainable palm variant, SP ECO Brij™ C1 MBAL

Clariant

Emulsogen®

Applications: Baby Care, Wipes, Tissue & Towel, Treatment Products

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Other Cleansers, Emulsifiers, Solubilizers & Dispersants

Chemical Family: Sulfur-based Compounds, Polyethers, Alcohol Ethoxylates

End Uses: Hand Soap, Foot Cleansers, Fragrances & Perfumes

Sasol

PARAFOL

Applications: Fluids & Lubricants, Other Paints & Coatings Applications, Other Industrial Applications

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Solvents & Carriers, Intermediates

Chemical Family: Paraffins, Hydrocarbons

End Uses: Industrial Cleaners, Metalworking Fluids, Detergents

PARAFOL single cut paraffin are an alternative choice when looking for-non polar solvents, oils or wax additives. PARAFOL single cut paraffin are high purity, linear paraffin from renewable resources and an excellent choice for enviromentally friendly formulation concepts.

Sasol

ISOFOL

Applications: Fluids & Lubricants, Other Printing & Packaging Applications, Other Paints & Coatings Applications

Product Families: Other Functional Additives, Performance Additives, Intermediates

Chemical Family: Alcohols

End Uses: Oil/Gas Applications, Textile Applications, Personal Care

Sasol Chemicals' ISOFOL Alcohols are primary, saturated alcohols with defined branching of the carbon chain. Such alcohols are chemically described as 2-alkyl-1-alkanols and also referred to as Guerbet alcohols. ISOFOL Alcohols are high purity alcohols which offer excellent oxidative and color stability. They are available with even carbon chain lengths of 12 to 28. Additionally, the twin 100% linear alkyl branches of the ISOFOL Alcohols give a lower viscosity and better biodegradability than dimer alcohols derived from oxoalcohols. The unique chemical structure of the ISOFOL Alcohols also provides good solubility and solvency. The various derivatives synthesized from ISOFOL Alcohols maintain many of the beneficial properties of the parent alcohol.

Pilot Chemical

Calfoam®

Applications: Industrial Cleaning, Surface Care, Laundry & Fabric Care

Product Families: Performance Additives, Foam Control Agents, Other Surfactants

End Uses: Liquid Dishwash, Detergents, Shampoos & Rinses

Pilot Chemical offers a wide variety of anionic, amphoteric and nonionic surfactant chemistries for household, industrial and institutional cleaning products. Pilot Chemical’s surfactants exhibit exceptionally high performance, low color, and high purity. Pilot Chemical’s HI&I products extend into a wide range of applications including laundry and dishwashing detergents, all-purpose cleaners, degreasers, disinfectants, vehicle-cleaning compounds, heavy-duty commercial and industrial cleaners and sanitizers.

Stepan Company

NINOL®

Applications: Hand Hygiene, Other Home Care, Other Institutional & Industrial Care

Product Families: Nonionic Surfactants, Foam Control Agents, Emulsifiers & Demulsifiers

Chemical Family: Fatty Acids, Amides, Amides & Polyamides

End Uses: Detergents, Upholstery Cleaners, Multipurpose Cleaners

NINOL® is a nonionic surfactant providing viscosity building, foam boosting, foam stabilization properties.

Clariant

Polyglykol®

Applications: Oral, Skin Care, Hair Care

Product Families: Alcohols, Binders & Disintegrants, Other Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Alcohols, Polyols, Polyether, Polyols

End Uses: Facial Moisturizer, Hair Conditioner, Hair Styling Products

Wacker Chemie AG

SILRES®

Applications: Decorative Paints, Decorative Paints & Coatings, Architectural Coatings

Product Families: Surface Modifiers, Other Resins & Binders, Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Siloxanes, Silicones

End Uses: Waterborne Coating, Solvent free (100% Solids) Adhesive & Sealant, 1K (1 component) Coating

Croda

CrystaSense™  Amide Polymer

Applications: Institutional & Catering, Surface Care, Auto Care

Product Families: Rheology Modifiers, Performance Additives

Chemical Family: Acrylics, Acrylates & Methacrylates, Amides, Polyamides

End Uses: Industrial Cleaners, Kitchen Cleaners, Tile Cleaners

Sasol

NOVEL

Applications: Surface Care, Fluids & Lubricants, Other Printing & Packaging Applications

Product Families: Other Functional Additives, Surface Protective Additives, Performance Additives

Chemical Family: Ethoxylates, Alcohol Ethoxylates

End Uses: Industrial Cleaners, Textile Applications, Industrial Applications

NOVEL Ethoxylates, nonionic surfactants, can be used in a variety of household and industrial cleaning applications. These unique surfactants will maximize your cleaning formulations with its fast cleaning kinetics and high performance characteristics. This product range is characterized by the following useful properties: high detergency and surface activity, good hard water stability, synergistic effects with other surfactants, favorable environmental characteristics, favorable emulsifying power, chemical stability over a wide pH range and user friendly viscosity and storage behavior. These characteristics make these products an ideal raw material building block for washing powder, detergent tablets, liquid detergents, detergency boosters, all-purpose cleaners, bathroom cleaners, floor cleaners, dishwashing detergents, vehicle cleaners and other defoamer and emulsifier applications.

Solvay

Jaguar® Guar Polymers

Applications: Hair Care, Skin Care, Bath & Shower

Product Families: Skin Actives, Rheology Modifiers, Conditioners & Emollients

Chemical Family: Guar & Derivatives

End Uses: Bar Soaps, Shower Gels, Body Wash & Cleanser

Labeling Claims: Naturally Derived, Natural, From Renewable Resources

Benefit Claims: Good Transparency, Foaming, Sensory Enhancement

Solvay's Jaguar series of native, cationic and hydroxypropyl modified natural guar polymers provide hair & body care formulators with a full range of conditioning and texturizing features. It offers superior performance from a natural, renewable resource. With its numerous reactive –OH functional groups, the galactomannan can be reacted with different molecules to provide controlled modifying, and functional properties that create new molecules.

Sasol

SASOLWAX

Applications: Other Printing & Packaging Applications, Other Paints & Coatings Applications, Other Healthcare & Pharma Applications

Product Families: Surface Modifiers, Functional Additives, Other Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Waxes, Fischer Tropsch Waxes

End Uses: Solventborne Coating, Industrial Cleaners, Cosmetics

Croda

NatraSense™

Applications: Vehicle & Machinery, Institutional & Catering, Surface Care

Product Families: Nonionic Surfactants, Wetting & Dispersion Aids, Performance Additives

Chemical Family: Alkyl Polyglucosides, Esters

End Uses: Industrial Cleaners, Hard Surface Cleaners, Hand Dishwash

Labeling Claims: Bio-based

ECO NatraSense™ is a 100% bio-based additive that reduces the foaming of high foam surfactants and provides a rinse aid action in auto dishwashing. It gives a reduction in the contact angle of water on a series of common kitchen surfaces including glass, ceramic, stainless steel and plastic, which ultimately results better wetting of the surface and faster drying.

Sasol

SLOVASOL

Applications: Fluids & Lubricants, Other Printing & Packaging Applications, Other Paints & Coatings Applications

Product Families: Surface Protective Additives, Dispersing & Wetting Additives, Nonionic Surfactants

Chemical Family: Alcohol Ethoxylates

End Uses: Metalworking Fluids, Detergents, Industrial Cleaners