Colonial SCS Needles

1 of 2 products in this brand
Colonial SCS Needles is a sodium coco-sulfate derived from 100% natural coconut oil. In needle form, the product is free-flowing and disperses easily in water, requiring heat for full dissolution. It provides excellent lather, thickening, and conditioning properties, serving as an excellent replacement for most anionic surfactants in personal cleansing products.

INCI Name: Sodium Coco-Sulfate

Functions: Surfactant, Surfactant (Anionic)

Labeling Claims: Natural, Naturally Derived

Certifications & Compliance: Detergents Directive EG/648/2004, ISO 16128

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Identification & Functionality

Cosmetic Ingredients Functions

Features & Benefits

Product Benefits
  • Naturally derived
  • Cleansing agent
  • Disperses easily in water
  • Excellent thickening properties
  • Denser and creamier foam

Applications & Uses

Application Format
Bath & Shower Applications
Hair Care Applications


Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
pH (1% solution)11.0--
Active Contentmin. 90%-
Inorganic Sulfatesmax. 2%-
Sodium Chloride Contentmax. 0.5%-
Moisture Contentmax. 6%Karl Fischer
Color (5% AM, 1cm, 425nm)min. 90%T-

Regulatory & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Information

Shipped in poly drums (net weight 220 lb/100 kg)

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
24 months
Storage & Shelf Life Information

Colonial SCS Needles should be stored in closed containers.Typical shelf life is 24 months from date of manufacture.