TWEEN 60 - Polyoxyethylene Sorbitan Monostearate
Tween 60 also known as polyoxyethylene sorbitan monostearate, is a kind of oily liquid or gel from yellow to amber under room temperature, with slightly weak odor and bitter taste; it is soluble in water, sulfuric acid, dilute alkali, aniline, ethyl acetate and toluene, while insoluble in vegetable oil and mineral oil.
Tween 60 is a kind of O/W emulsifier, it is widely used as emulsifier, dispersant, stabilizer, dispersing agent, softening agent, antistatic agent, finishing agent in industries such as paint, textile, pesticides and detergents, and used as anti-rust agent in metal surface rust cleaning industry, meanwhile it is also used as the viscosity reducer for oil exploitation and transportation.
|APPERANCE||--||Amber viscous liquid or gel|
|Acid value||Mg KOH/g||≤2|
|Saponification value||Mg KOH/g||40-55|
|Hydroxyl value||Mg KOH/g||80-95|
|Note: we can amend the specification slightly according to customer demand.|