- Country of manufactureItaly
Nonionic surfactant. Prepared from lauric acid. It is used as an emulsifier and surfactant. As a rule, they are used for the manufacture of technical detergents and cleaning agents.
Surfactant - Emulsifying Agent
Main component: Ethoxylated lauryl alcohol with 7 moles of ethylene oxide
Physical properties: Transparent liquid, from colorless to pale yellow, pH (1% solution) 4.6 - 7.4, readily soluble in water. HLB * approx. 12.9 ´ Nonionic surfactant, which is used as an emulsifier and surfactant, detergent, solubilizer for active substances
Properties: It is a moisturizing component, can be used in a mixture with other auxiliary non - ionic substances, as well as in a mixture with anionic and cationic surfactants. In a mixture with alkyl sulfates and alkylaryl sulfonates, it exhibits a synergistic detergent - cleaning effect. ´Applied in dry bath foams for thick and white foam, shampoos, shower gels, masks. It is used as a semi - finished product for the production of detergents, laundry detergents and cleaning agents ´Admission rate: up to 10%
ERCA is a chemical company that operates all over the world.
The main regions of work are Europe, Asia and Latin America. The company has 7 factories, the activities of which are the development and production of chemical products.
Technologies include ethoxylation, esterification and amidation and polymerization of urethane, so we can offer a wide range of products for a range of markets and industries.
It manufactures and markets raw materials for personal care products and cosmetics, textiles, leather.
Control and development system
´ERCA complies with the principles of EN ISO 9001: 2008 standards and has the organizational structure, procedures, processes and resources necessary to implement quality management since 1995. Customer satisfaction and continuous improvement is our challenge.
´Research and development principles ´Define specification and performance targets and required requirements for raw materials and intermediates together with process conditions ´Define factors that enable the production of sustainable and competitive products
´Verification of performance and control of the project until the product is approved by the client
´ERCA collaborates with qualified external laboratories and academic institutions in order to have a complete understanding of the problem and current technology, which is not necessarily related to the industrial process.