INCI: Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine

Description: Sultaine Amphoteric Co-Surfactant / Exceptionally Light Color

CAS: 68139-30-0

Regulatory: EU (REACH); Canada (DSL); US (TSCA); Australia (AICIS): China (IECSC/IECIC); Philippines (PICCS); New Zealand (NZIOC); Taiwan (TCSI)

Cola®Teric CBS-UL is a sultaine amphoteric surfactant with exceptionally light color. Cola®Teric CBS-UL exhibits outstanding surface activity, wetting, foaming, and compatibility in a wide variety of applications. Due to its amphoteric nature, Cola®Teric CBS-UL is compatible with cationic, anionic, and nonionic surfactants. The compatibility and stability of formulations containing Cola®Teric CBS-UL are maintained over a broad pH range.
In industrial applications, Cola®Teric CBS-UL is compatible and stable in systems containing acids, alkali, electrolytes and detergent builders. Cola®Teric CBS-UL has excellent lime soap dispersing properties. Cola®Teric CBS-UL is a mild detergent that will help stabilize foam and build viscosity.

More natural raw materials are used in the manufacture of Cola®Teric cocamidopropyl hydroxysultaine than other leading brands. For formulators interested in making their product more eco-friendly, Cola®Teric sultaines offer greener and more sustainable characteristics.

Cola®Teric CBS-UL is rated as 76% biobased.

Cola®Teric CBS-UL is Readily Biodegradable (OECD 301D; 28 days).  This product meets the criteria for a surfactant under the EU Detergents Regulation (EC) 648/2004.

Cola®Teric CBS-UL is “Derived Natural” with a Natural Origin Index of 0.76 in accordance with ISO 16128 guideline.


  • High foaming amphoteric surfactant derived from coconut oil
  • Preservative-free
  • Excellent foaming over broad pH ranges
  • Greatly improves the foam quality of formulated systems
  • Compatible with all surfactant classes


  • 2 in 1 Shampoos, Bar Soap, Bath Gels, Body Washes
  • Facial Cleansers
  • Ethnic Products
  • Liquid Hand Soaps, Towelettes