ColaTeric MSC is a low foaming, biodegradable, amphoteric surfactant with excellent detergency, designed for use in either low or high temperature alkaline and acid cleaners. While some foaming occurs in both alkaline and acid cleaners when used in-spray tanks, it is fast-breaking and does not accumulate. This property can also prove advantageous when formulating “scrub-vac” cleaners such as those used on indoor-outdoor carpeting or hard surfaces.
Cola®Teric MSC is an anhydrous, 100% active, liquid material that is ideally suited for use in dry products containing high percentages of caustic, such as heavy-duty all-purpose industrial cleaners. In contrast to low foaming nonionic surfactants, this product exhibits low foaming properties even at low temperatures while still maintaining good detergent properties. In addition, it has been determined that up to equal parts of nonionics can be combined with ColaTeric MSC without losing these foaming properties.
While ColaTeric MSC can be incorporated directly into aqueous alkaline systems, it neutralizes slowly and may take hours to achieve pH equilibrium. This surfactant is readily soluble in aqueous acid systems.
Applications for ColaTeric MSC
- General Hard Surface Cleaner
- Powdered Degreaser for Wheel and Engine
- Liquid Car Wash Shampoo
- Commercial Laundry
- Metal/Parts Cleaning
- Boiler De-Scaler
- Low Foam Carpet
- Carpet Prespotter
- Acid Bowl Cleaner
- Dairy Processing Equipment Cleaner
- Smokehouse Cleaner
- Bottle Cleaner
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