T-Det® A 136 is an anhydrous liquid surface-active agent produced by the reaction of tridecyl alcohol with 6 moles of ethylene oxide. Its nonionic structure makes it compatible with anionic surfactants and it is stable in the presence of acids, bases, and salts.

Chemical Name: Alcohols, C9-11, ethoxylated

CAS Number: 68439-46-3

Functions: Emulsifier, Surfactant, Surfactant (Nonionic), Wetting Agent, Wetting Agent

Chemical Family: Alcohol Ethoxylates, Alcohols

Labeling Claims: APE-free, APEO-Free, Conflict minerals-free, Food Allergen-free, GenX-free, Heavy Metal-free, Irradiation-free, Melamine-free, No Added PFAS, Not Tested on Animals, PFOA-free, PFOS-free, Palm Oil-free, Pesticide-free, Preservative-free

Certifications & Compliance: California Transparency in Supply Chains Act of 2010, Coalition of Northeastern Governors (CONEG), Directive 2002/95/EC, EPA Registered, RoHS Compliant

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Identification & Functionality

Features & Benefits

Applications & Uses

Markets
Applications
Applicable Processes
Home Care Applications
I&I Cleaning Applications
Recommended Uses & Known Applications
  • Detergency – an excellent detergent for textile fabrics and nonporous hard surfaces. Its exceptional wetting, dispersing, emulsifying and solubilizing properties enable it to be used alone or in combination with the usual builders.
  • Dispersing – very useful in dispersing and suspending a variety of solids such carbon black, clay, color pigments and soil.
  • Wetting agent – a superior wetting and rewetting agent for general applications like dust settling, corrosion inhibition, metal cleaning and pickling.

Properties

Physical Form
Appearance
Opaque liquid
Compatible with
Cationic surfactants, Anionic surfactants
Stable in
Salts, Acidic media, Alkaline media
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Cloud Point (at 1% Aqueous)max. 20°C-
Ethylene Oxide Content6Moles-
HLB Value11.4--
Activitymin. 98.5%-
Cloud Point (at 2% in 0.2% NACI, 10% N-Propyl)approx. 105°F-
pH (at 5% Aqueous)5 - 7--
Flash Pointmin. 290°FPensky Martens Closed-Cup
Pour Point15.0°F-

Regulatory & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Storage & Handling

Storage, Stability and Handling Information

It should not be mixed with concentrated oxidizing or reducing agents, since the mixture of these compounds with organic compounds could potentially be explosive.