T-Det® OAM 2 is a nonionic surfactant that is commonly used in textile and detergent formulations as a dye leveling and wetting agent, as well as an emulsifier in pesticide formulations. It appears as a liquid and is based on oleyl amine and ethylene oxide. T-Det® OAM 2 is an excellent emulsifier, wetting agent, and dispersant used in a wide range of applications, including coatings, agricultural chemicals, and personal care products. The water-soluble liquid is manufactured by Harcros Chemicals Inc. and appears as a clear to amber liquid. It is often used in combination with other surfactants and emulsifiers to enhance their performance.

Chemical Name: Oleylamine, ethoxylated

CAS Number: 26635-93-8

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

Chemical Family: Amine Ethoxylates

Synonyms: Bis[ω-hydrogenpoly(oxyethylene)]oleylamine, Ethoxylated oleylamine, N,N-Bis[poly(oxyethylene)]-N-oleylamine, Oleylamine-ethylene oxide adduct, Polyethylene glycol oleylamine ether, Polyoxyethylenated oleylamine, Polyoxyethylene oleylamine

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Identification & Functionality

Applications & Uses

Properties

Physical Form
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Activity100.0%-
Ethylene Oxide Contentavg. 2Moles-
HLB Value4.9--
Foam Height (at 0.1 wt% Actives, 25°C, 5 Minute)16mmRoss Miles
Foam Height (at 0.1 wt% Actives, 25°C, Initial)17mmRoss Miles
pH (at 5% Aqueous)11 - 15--
Moisture Contentmax. 1%-
Surface Tension (at 25°C, 0.10%)2dynes/cm³-
Amine Value155 - 164mg KOH/g-
Colormax. 8-Gardner
Equivalent Mass343 - 363--

Regulatory & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Storage & Handling

Storage, Stability and Handling Information
  • Store in a cool, well-ventilated place, out of direct sunlight.
  • Keep container tightly closed.
  • Store locked up.
  • Store away from incompatible materials.