EMULDAC AS-80 is a fatty alcohol polyethyleneglycol ether, based on NAFOL 1618S and ethylene oxide (about 80 moles). For documents specific to a region, please contact Sasol using the 'Request Document' button.

FunctionsDispersant, Dispersant, Emulsifier, Stabilizer, Surfactant, Surfactant (Nonionic)

Chemical FamilyAlcohol Ethoxylates

Ingredient OriginPetrochemical, Synthetic

Technical Data Sheet
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Identification & Functionality

Chemical Family
Ingredient Origin
CASE Ingredients Functions
Fluids & Lubricants Functions

Features & Benefits

Applications & Uses

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Fluids & Lubricants Type
Fluids & Lubricants End Use
Home Care Applications
I&I Cleaning Applications
Recommended Uses & Known Applications
  • EMULDAC AS-80 is used as dispersant for dyes and pigments in the textile field.
  • In the detergency field EMULDAC AS-80 is suitable for automatic dishwashing tablets and toilet rim blocks.
  • In the personal care field EMULDAC AS-80 is used as O/W emulsifier in a broad range of pH and as dispersant for “hair-dyeing” formulations

Properties

Physical Form
Soluble in
Water
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Cloud Point (1% in 10% NaCl)73-77°CRCM 3646
Density (50°C)1.06g/cm³ASTM D7042, ASTM D4052
pH (5%)5.0-7.0-MPL 1007.0
Viscosity at 70°C160cStASTM D445, ASTM D7042
Flash Pointmin. 125°CASTM D 93
Pour Point55°CASTM D 97
Hydroxyl Number15-25mg KOH/gRCM 3851
HLB18.5-Calculated
Ethylene Oxide Content93%w/wCalculated

Packaging & Availability

Country Availability
Regional Availability
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
Packaging Information

EMULDAC AS-80 is generally supplied in drums.

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
36 months
Storage and Handling
  • EMULDAC AS-80 should preferably be stored in stainless steel tanks.
  • It is suggested to keep the product at temperature below 50°C, it is preferable to avoid heating above 60°C and to store under nitrogen in order to minimize yellowish phenomena.
  • EMULDAC AS-80 is solid at room temperature and it becomes homogeneous at temperature about 55°C.
  • If EMULDAC AS-80 is packaged, it should be stored in a cool location in sacks or containers made of plastic materials impermeable to moisture.