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ALFOL

ALFOL Brand
Supplier:  Sasol
Products:  18
ALFOL® is a blend of high purity petrochemical-based linear primary alcohols. They are physically and chemically equivalent to corresponding oleochemical based alcohols derived from such sources as coconut oil or palm oil.

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Identification & Functionality

Chemical Name
1-Decanol,1-Dodecanol,1-Hexadecanol,1-Hexanol,1-Octanol,1-Tetradecanol,Alcohols, C16-18, distn. residues,Icosan-1-ol,Stearyl Alcohol
Chemical Family
Alcohols,Chemical Mixtures & Blends
INCI Name
Cetyl Alcohol,Stearyl Alcohol
Ingredient Origin
Petrochemical
Technologies
Base Chemicals & Intermediates,CASE Ingredients,Cleaning Ingredients,Cosmetic Ingredients,Fluids & Lubricants,Industrial Additives & Materials
Product Families
Additives,
Other Additives,Rheology Modifiers & Stabilizers,Surface Modifiers,Dispersing & Wetting Additives,Functional Additives,Foam Control ,
Monomers & Intermediates,
Intermediates,
Additives,
Other Additives,Performance Additives,
Functionals,
Other Functional Additives,Solvents & Carriers,Sensory Modifiers,Emulsifiers, Solubilizers & Dispersants,Rheology Modifiers,Stabilizers,
Functional Additives,
Detergents & Degreasers,Foam Control Agents,Emulsifiers & Demulsifiers,Rheology Modifiers,Stabilizers,Other Functional Additives,
Intermediates,
Alcohols,
Functional Additives,
Dispersing & Wetting Agents,
Cleaning Aids,
Detergents & Degreasers,Emulsifiers & Demulsifiers,
Oil, Gas & Mining Chemicals,
Oilfield & Transport Chemicals,
Paper & Pulp Chemicals,
Finishing Additives & Treatments,
Fluids & Lubricants Functions
Coupling Agent,Degreasing Agent,Foaming Agent,Pour Point Depressant,Viscosity Modifier
CASE Ingredients Functions
Adhesion Promoter,Coupling Agent,Dispersant & Wetting Agent,Emulsifier,Intermediate,Leveling Agent,Rheology Modifier
Industrial Additives Functions
Fiber Softener,Levelling Agent,Wetting Agent
Base Chemicals Functions
Defoamer
Cosmetic Ingredients Functions
Co-Emulsifier,Degreasing Agent,Emulsifier,Emulsion Stabilizer,Foaming Agent,Stabilizer,Viscosity Modifier
Cleaning Ingredients Functions
Chemical Intermediate,Co Emulsifier,Degreasing Agent,Emulsifier,Emulsion Stabilizer,Foaming Agent,Viscosity Modifier

Features & Benefits

Labeling Claims
Biodegradable,Clean at Sephora,Food Contact Acceptable,High Purity
Benefit Claims
Cleaning,Degreasing,Emulsifying,Foaming

Applications & Uses

Markets
HI&I Care,Industrial,Personal Care,Printing & Packaging
Applications
Chemical & Industrial Manufacturing,
Other Industrial Applications,Chemical Building Blocks & Intermediates,Fluids & Lubricants,Chemical Manufacturing,
Leather,
Finishing,
Oil, Gas & Mining,
Other Oil, Gas & Mining Applications,Exploration & Upstream,
Textiles & Nonwovens,
Other Textile Applications,Textile Manufacturing,
Printing & Inks,
Offset & Lithographic Printing,Digital Printing,
Home Care,
Dish Care,Laundry & Fabric Care,Surface Care,Other Home Care Applications,
Institutional & Industrial Care,
Commercial Laundry,Industrial Cleaning,Other Institutional & Industrial Care,
Beauty & Care,
Hair Care,Skin Care,Other Beauty & Care,
Packaging,
Non-Food Consumer Packaging,
Fluids & Lubricants Type
Hydraulic Oils & Fluids,Metalworking Fluids
Industrial Additives End Use
Drilling Applications,Leather,Oil & Gas Applications,Sewage Treatment,Textiles
Fluids & Lubricants End Use
Hydraulic Fluids,Metalworking Fluids,Rolling Fluids
Base Chemicals End Uses
Cosmetic Production,Paper Manufacturing,Personal Care Products
I&I Cleaning Applications
Detergents,Industrial Cleaners
Home Care Applications
Detergents,Liquid Detergents,Powder Detergents