T-Det® XH is a polyalkalene glycol monobutyl ether surface active agent primarily used as an emulsifier and dispersing agent in a variety of industrial applications. It can be used as a pigment, paper coating, and polymer dispersant, as well as a binder and surfactant in powdered products due to its high freeze point. Additionally, it is classified as an intermediate in the manufacturing of iodophors for germicidal cleaners.

Chemical Name: Oxirane, Methyl-, Polymer with Oxirane, Mono[2-(2-butoxyethoxy)ethyl] Ether

CAS Number: 85637-75-8

Functions: Dispersant, Dispersant, Emulsifier, Intermediate, Solubilizer

Labeling Claims: APE-free, Animal Products-free, BSE-free, Conflict minerals-free, Food Allergen-free, GMO-free, GenX-free, Heavy Metal-free, Irradiation-free, Melamine-free, No Added PFAS, Non-Hazardous, Not Tested on Animals, PFOA-free, PFOS-free, Palm Oil-free, Pesticide-free, Preservative-free, Radioactive-free, SVHC Chemicals-free

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Identification & Functionality

Agrochemical Functions
Base Chemicals Functions
Cleaning Ingredients Functions
Industrial Additives Functions

Features & Benefits

Applications & Uses

Recommended Uses & Known Applications

This product can be used as a pigment, paper coating, and polymer dispersant. T-Det®  XH can be used as a binder and surfactant in powdered products because of its high freeze point. It is also classified as an intermediate in the manufacturing of iodophors for germicidal cleaners.

Properties

Appearance
White semi solid
Compatible with
Cationic surfactants, Anionic surfactants
Stable in
Bases, Acids, Salts
Soluble in
Water (at 20ºC)
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Pour Pointmin. 100°F-
Activitymin. 99.75%-
Specific Gravity (at 40ºC)1.034--
Average Molecular Weight3500.0--
Cloud Point (1% Aqueous)90 - 100°C-
pH (10% Aqueous)4 - 7--
Solidification Point50.0°C-
Flash Point121.0°CPensky Martens Closed-Cup

Regulatory & Compliance

Safety & Health

Toxicity Information

This product is regarded as non-hazardous. However, it is considered to possess low acute oral and skin penetration toxicity. It should not be used in products for internal use.

Storage & Handling

Handling Information

This product should not be mixed with concentrated oxidizing or reducing agents since the mixtures of these compounds with organic compounds could form a potentially explosive mixture.