ArroChem’s Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) is an anionic surfactant commonly used in various personal care, cleaning, and industrial products. It is a white or off-white powder or granular solid. SLS is known for its excellent foaming and emulsifying properties, making it widely used in applications where effective cleaning and lathering are required.
Solubility in Water, 25°C:
pH, 1% Solution:
White or off-white powder or granules
Sodium salt of lauryl sulfate (C12H25SO4Na)
7.5 - 9.5 (pH of a 1% aqueous solution of SLS)
Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) is used in a wide range of applications, including but not limited to the following:
- Personal Care Products: Found in shampoos, body washes, toothpaste, and other personal care products as a foaming agent and surfactant.
- Household Cleaners: Used in various household cleaning products, such as dishwashing liquids, laundry detergents, and all-purpose cleaners for effective cleaning and degreasing.
- Industrial Applications: Applied in various industrial processes like textile processing, emulsion polymerization, and as a wetting agent in chemical formulations.
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