INCI: Sodium Octyl Sulfate
Description: Sodium Octyl Sulfate
Regulatory: TSCA (US), Canada (DSL), Japan (ENCS), Australia (AICS), Philippines (PICCS), China (IECSC), New Zealand (NZIoC)
Colonial SOS is a highly biodegradable wetting agent that is stable under varying conditions of pH and temperature. The rapid wetting and low foam characteristics of Colonial SOS recommend it for applications listed below.
- Fire extinguishing foam agent
- Mercerizing agent for textiles
- Surfactant in electrolyte baths for metal cleaning
- Wetting agent for hard surface cleaning