Cleaning Ingredients

452 brands found in Cleaning Ingredients

SYNTRAN® Polymers

Applications: Skin Care, Other Industrial Coatings, Finishing

Product Families: Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Polyethylenes, Styrenics

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.


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

Product Families: Functional Additives, Dispersing & Wetting Additives

Genapol® Emulsifier

Applications: Auto Care, Vehicle & Machinery, Decorative Paints

Product Families: Foam Control , Rheology Modifiers & Stabilizers, Dispersing & Wetting Additives

Chemical Family: Epoxy & Epoxy Derivatives, Phenol & Cresol Epoxy Resins (Novolac), Blends & Combinations

End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants, Hard Surface Cleaners, Multipurpose Surface Cleaners

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.

Praepagen® Cationic Surfactant

Applications: Vehicle & Machinery, Commercial Laundry, Industrial Cleaning

Product Families: Cationic Surfactants, Other Surfactants, Wetting & Dispersion Aids

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

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

Licowax® Amide Wax

Applications: Other Institutional & Industrial Care, Other Home Care, Decorative Paints

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Performance Additives, Processing Aids

Chemical Family: Epoxy & Epoxy Derivatives, Polyethylenes, Polyolefins

End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants, Facial Moisturizer, Facial Cleanser

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.


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.


Product Families: Rheology Modifiers, Other Functional Additives


Applications: Other Food & Nutrition Applications, Excipients & Coatings, Other Agriculture & Feed Applications

Product Families: Performance Additives, Solvents & Solubilizers, Binders & Disintegrants

Chemical Family: Polyols, Polyethylene Glycols

End Uses: Metalworking Fluids

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.

COSMACOL Emollients And Waxes

Applications: Treatment Products, Oral Care, Nail Care

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

End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants, Metalworking Fluids

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.


Applications: Food & Beverage Manufacturing, Institutional & Catering, Other Institutional & Industrial Care

Product Families: Other Functional Additives, Other Disinfectants & Antimicrobials

Chemical Family: Quaternary Ammonium Compounds

End Uses: Brewery Cleaners, Dairy Cleaners, 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.


Applications: Vehicle & Machinery, Carpet & Upholstery, Bath & Shower

Product Families: Anionic Surfactants, Performance Additives, Detergents & Degreasers

Chemical Family: Chemical Mixtures & Blends

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.


Applications: Other Food & Nutrition Applications, Other Printing & Packaging Applications, Other Paints & Coatings Applications

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

Chemical Family: Aluminum Compounds

End Uses: Metalworking Fluids


Applications: Other Home Care, Other Institutional & Industrial Care, Institutional & Catering

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

End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants, Eye Shadow, Face Powder

Nipacide® Low Toxicity Biocide

Applications: Other Institutional & Industrial Care, Other Home Care, Case & Carton Sealing

Product Families: Functional Additives, Microbial Control & Preservation, Wetting & Dispersion Aids

Chemical Family: Azo Pigments, Blends & Combinations

End Uses: Rinse Aids

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


Applications: AP/Deo, Sun Care, Hair Care

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients

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.


Applications: Other Institutional & Industrial Care, Other Home Care, Industrial Manufacturing

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Emulsifiers & Demulsifiers


Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients

End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants


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


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

Product Families: Surface Modifiers, Waxes, Other Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Synthetic Waxes


Applications: Industrial Cleaning, Institutional & Catering, Commercial Laundry


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.


Applications: Ophthalmic, Oral, Parenteral

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Binders & Disintegrants, Carriers & Bulking Agents

CAPMUL® multi-functional, high purity monoesters provide superior skin penetration and emolliency with excellent effects against microorganisms. Certain grades of CAPMUL® may be used to inhibit the growth of gram positive and negative bacteria, yeast, and mold in many "preservative free" products. They are used to produce stable emulsions, to modify viscosity and they can act as carriers and vehicles in selected applications.


Applications: Color Cosmetics, Other Institutional & Industrial Care, Laundry & Fabric Care

Product Families: Pigments & Colorants

ECO Brij™

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


Applications: Fluids & Lubricants, Decorative Paints, Decorative Paints & Coatings

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Foam Control , Rheology Modifiers & Stabilizers

Chemical Family: Epoxy & Epoxy Derivatives, Other Chemical Families, Sulfur-based Compounds

End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants, Rinse Aids, Hard Surface Cleaners


Applications: Other Printing & Packaging Applications, Other Healthcare & Pharma Applications, Other Electrical & Electronics Applications

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Solvents & Carriers, Other Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Paraffins

End Uses: Detergents, Drilling Fluids, Chain Oils

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.


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

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Solvents & Carriers, Other Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Esters

End Uses: Metalworking Fluids

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.


Applications: Bath & Shower, Hair Care, Other Beauty & Care

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

End Uses: Carpet Cleaners, Liquid Dishwash, 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.


End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants

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


Applications: Oral, Rectal, Topical

Product Families: Conditioners & Emollients, Fillers & Diluents, Solvents & Solubilizers

Chemical Family: Ethers, Epoxy & Epoxy Derivatives, Other Chemical Families

End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants


Applications: Marine Coatings, Wood Coatings & Finishes, Furniture

Product Families: API Group V, Surface Modifiers, Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Siloxanes, Silicones

CrystaSense™  Amide Polymer

Product Families: Rheology Modifiers

Chemical Family: Amides & Polyamides


Applications: Surface Care, Other Agriculture & Feed Applications, Other Printing & Packaging Applications

Product Families: Other Functional Additives, Solvents & Carriers, Nonionic Surfactants

End Uses: Metalworking Fluids

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.

Jaguar® Guar Polymers

Applications: Baby Care, Other Beauty & Care, Hair Care

Product Families: Sensorial Modifiers, Other Functional Additives, Stabilizers

End Uses: Antiperspirants & Deodorants

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.


Applications: Wood, Other Building & Construction Applications, Other Leather Applications

Product Families: Processing Aids, Performance Additives, Surface Modifiers

Chemical Family: Waxes, Fischer Tropsch Waxes

End Uses: Polishes, Hair Removal Products, Sunscreen Lotions & Sprays


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.