Berol 175

 
 is a non-ionic surfactant based on a natural based primary alcohol. It has a hydrophilic (water soluble) character.  

 Specification

 

Limits

Method

Cloud point, 1% in water

58-64°C

AB-46-1202*

Colour

max 150 Hazen

AB-46-1201*

pH, 1% in water

5-7

AB-46-1206*

Water content

9-11%

AB-46-1208*

*Methods of analysis can be received upon request.

 Typical data

Chemical and physical data

Typical values

Active content

90%

Appearance, 20°C

clear to turbid liquid

Clear point

10°C

Density, 20°C

1000 kg/m3

Flash point

>100°C

Pour point

6°C

Viscosity, 20°C

130 mPa·s

Surface active characteristics

Typical values

Foam height, according to Ross-Miles, 50°C, 0.05%

immediately: 100 mm  after 5 min: 65 mm

HLB-Value

12.5

Surface tension according to Du Noüy, 25°C, 0.1% DIN 53914

29 mN/m

Wetting power according to Draves, 25°C, 0.1%

15 sec

Solubility

The solubility of 5% Berol 175 is as follows:

2-propanol

soluble

Ethanol

soluble

Low aromatic solvent

dispersible

Propylene glycol

soluble

Water

soluble

White spirit

soluble

Xylene

dispersible/insoluble

 The specifications and properties listed above are intended for products manufactured in Europe.

 Technical Data

 Berol 175 can be used as wetting agent and emulsifier in cleaning products.
 Berol 175 is suitable in cleaning products such as liquid detergents and all purpose cleaners.

 Handling

 Berol 175 should always be homogenised before use unless the entire quantity is used.  

 Further Information

 For further information, technical service and samples, please contact our nearest Akzo Nobel Sales office or  agent/distributor.