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SASOLAB C12L

SASOLAB C12L

Sasol Chemicals SASOLAB C12L Alkylate is a high quality linear alkylbenzene (LAB) produced by Sasol Chemicals at its various manufacturing plants. It is distributed from storage locations around the world. SASOLAB C12L Alkylate is a clear, odorless, oily liquid. It has an average molecular weight around 240. For documents specific to a region, please contact Sasol using the 'Request Document' button.
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Applications & Uses

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Recommended Uses & Known Applications
  • Sasol Chemicals SASOLAB C12L Alkylate is used in the production of linear alkylbenzene sulfonate (LAS), which is used as a surfactant in light-duty liquid dishwashing compounds, heavy-duty liquid and powder laundry products, all-purpose cleaners and industrial cleaners.
  • It may also be used as a rheology modifier.

Properties

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Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Physical Form
Odor
Odorless
Appearance
Clear oily liquid
Insoluble in
Water
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Molecular Weight (Average)238 – 244g/mol-
Alkyl Chain Distribution - C9 & lowermax. 1wt. %-
Alkyl Chain Distribution - C10max. 16wt. %-
Alkyl Chain Distribution - C1126 – 45wt. %-
Alkyl Chain Distribution - C1220 – 40wt. %-
Alkyl Chain Distribution - C10+C11+C12min. 70wt. %-
Alkyl Chain Distribution - C1310 – 30wt. %-
Alkyl Chain Distribution - C14 & highermax. 3wt. %-
Specific Gravity at 16°C (60°F)0.857 – 0.865--
Sulfonatable Contentmin. 98% massRCM 1103
Distillation Range - IBP283 (542)°C (°F)-
Distillation Range - EP303 (577)°C (°F)-
Viscosity at 40°C (104°F)4 – 5cSt-
Color (Saybolt)max. 10-ASTM D-156
Colormax. 10SayboltASTM D-156
Water Contentmax. 0.02% massEN ISO 12937
Flash Point143 (290)°C (°F)-
Bromine Indexmax. 10--

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Storage & Handling

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Storage And Handling

Safe handling advice

  • Ensure all equipment is electrically grounded before beginning transfer operations.

Storage/Transport pressure

  • Ambient

Load/Unload temperature

  • Ambient

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SASOLAB C12L Technical Data Sheet
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SASOLAB C12L Safety Data Sheet EN-US
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Sasolab C12L (Italy) Technical Data Sheet
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