Calimulse® PRS is a high-active amine salt of linear alkyl benzene sulfonic acid. Calimulse® PRS is an excellent emulsifier, dispersant, and detergent suitable for use in latex and coatings as well as in many HI&I cleaners.

Chemical Name: Benzenesulfonic acid, C10-16-alkyl derivs., compds. with 2-propanamine, Benzenesulfonic acid, dodecyl-, branched, compds. with 2-propanamine

Chemical Family: Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonic Acid (LABSA)

Certifications & Compliance: Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS), Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), SARA 311/312

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    Identification & Functionality

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    Features & Benefits

    CASE Ingredients Features
    Product Benefits

    Calimulse® PRS is a clear, high active viscous liquid, pourable and pumpable at room temperature.

    Applications & Uses

    Home Care Applications
    Product Applications

    Calimulse® PRS is the surfactant of choice for formulating D’limonene microemulsion heavy duty cleaners and degreasers. It can also be used in many HI&I cleaners when combined with other surfactants and / or hydrotropes. Calimulse® PRS is soluble in many organic solvents and oils as well as dispersible in water. It is used in dry cleaning and other solvent degreaser formulations. Calimulse® PRS is a stable, high-performance emulsifier, dispersant and spreading agent suitable for use in agricultural concentrates, latexes, coatings, and paint.


    Physical Form
    Clear yellow liquid (at 25°C)
    Miscible in
    Typical Properties
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Active Content92.0 - 95.0wt %-
    pH (10% solution in 50/50 IPA/Water)4.0 - 5.0--
    Color (as is)max. 6Gardner-
    Viscosity (at 25°C)2400 - 3600cPs-
    Foam Height (1% active, 5 Minutes)135.0mm-
    Foam Height (1% active, Initial)146.33mm-
    Freeze Point-4.0°F-

    Regulatory & Compliance

    Packaging & Availability

    Packaging Information

    Calimulse® PRS is available in 450 lb. poly drums, 2300 lb. poly totes, and bulk quantities.

    Storage & Handling

    Shelf Life
    2 years
    Storage and Handling Information

    Recommended storage temperatures are 51- 100°F. If material is frozen it should be heated gently and stirred to ensure it is homogeneous before use. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Wear appropriate personal protective equipment and observe good industrial hygiene practices. Spilled material is slippery on walkways and highways. Foams profusely when hit with a stream of water. Avoid storage with strong oxidizing agents or alkaline materials. Stainless steel, lined steel, or fiberglass reinforced plastic tanks should be used for bulk storage. Avoid excessive heat.