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ArroChem’s TEA 99% is a high-purity, versatile chemical compound known as triethanolamine. It is widely used in various industrial applications as a multifunctional additive, surfactant, corrosion inhibitor, and pH adjuster. TEA 99% is valued for its unique ability to undergo reactions common to both amine and alcohol groups, making it an essential component in many formulations and processes.

General Characteristics:


Solubility in Water, 25°C: 

Specific Gravity:


Clear, colorless to pale yellow liquid

Completely miscible with water

~1.1240 – 1.1270 g/cm³ at 20°C (68°F)



TEA 99% finds versatile applications in various industries, including but not limited to the following:

  • Surfactants: Employed as a surfactant in detergents, cleaners, and soaps to improve wetting and foaming properties.
  • Emulsifiers: Found in emulsion paints and coatings to stabilize the mixture and enhance film formation.
  • Metalworking Fluids: Employed in metalworking fluids as a corrosion inhibitor and emulsifier.



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