Cola®Det DEF-61 is a betaine-free surfactant blend with 40% solids designed for liquid mild cleansing formulations such as shampoos, liquid hand soaps, facial and body washes, and feminine products. Cola®Det DEF-61 contains no betaines, sulfates, Diethanolamine (DEA), Ethylene Oxide (EO)/1,4-Dioxane and is shipped preservative-free. Cola®Det DEF-61 builds thick, creamy foam volume with effective viscosity response to salt. The concentrate is cold mixable and offers ease of handling for transport, storage, and mixing considerations.

INCI Name: Cocamide MIPA, Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine, Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate

Functions: Surfactant

Labeling Claims: 1,4-Dioxane-free, Betaine-free, DEA-free, Ethylene Oxide-free, Sulfate-free

Certifications & Compliance: Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS), IECIC (China), REACH (Europe)

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Identification & Functionality

Features & Benefits

Benefit Claims
Labeling Claims
Product Benefits
  • Economical liquid surfactant blend for betaine-free, sulfate-free, DEA-free, EO-free formulations.
  • High-performing, 40% solid surfactant • DEA, EO-1,4 - Dioxane free.
  • Shipped preservative-free.
  • Cold mixable.
  • Easy to handle.
  • Meets consumers desire for mildness, milder than many competing surfactant blends used in similar applications.
  • Meets broad regulatory requirements.
  • Based on the biodegradation profile of the individual components, Cola®Det DEF-61 is expected to be readily biodegradable.

Applications & Uses


Physical Form
Clear to hazy liquid (at 25°C)
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
pH (at 10 % Aqueous)11--
Sodium Sulfate41%-
Foam Height (at 1% Active, Immediate)200mmRoss-Miles
Foam Height (at 1% Active,1 Minutes)185mmRoss-Miles
Foam Height (at 1% Active, 5 Minutes)175mmRoss-Miles

Regulatory & Compliance

Technical Details & Test Data

Viscosity Performance Data
  • High viscosity is effectively generated with salt (shown 25% dilution, pH 6).

Cola®Det DEF-61 - Viscosity Development - 1


Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
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Packaging Information

Cola®Det DEF-61 is shipped in poly 55-gal drums, net weight 450 lbs (204.1 kg) and bulk.

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
24 months