Detergents

StarChem has been manufacturing specialty chemicals for over 50 years. With this experience we strive to bring innovative solutions to our customers. StarChem offers a broad range of chemistries and technologies to many industrial and consumer markets. StarChem produces several products that add value to many detergent applications including laundry and dishwashing, all-purpose cleaners, degreasers, vehicle-cleaning compounds, heavy-duty commercial and industrial cleaners. Please review our products and technologies and let us provide a solution for your specialty chemical needs.

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Amphoteric Surfactants
ChemistriesStarChem ProductChemical NamePhysical StateActivity %pHSpecial Properties
BetainesStarSurf CAPBCocamidopropyl betaineLiquid306-8Efficient viscosity builder & wetter. Offers lower sensitivity
StarSurf CAPB 50Cocamidopropyl betaineLiquid376-8Efficient viscosity builder & wetter. Offers lower sensitivity
StarSurf H-CAPBCocamidopropyl betaineLiquid306-8Efficient viscosity builder & wetter. Offers lower sensitivity
StarSurf LAPBLaurylamidopropyl betaineLiquid306-8Efficient viscosity builder & wetter
Amine OxidesStarSurf CAPOxCocamidopropylamine oxideLiquid306-8Excellent foam booster and detergent
StarSurf LAPOxLauryl amidopropylamine oxideLiquid306-8Offers excellent bleach stability and viscosity builder
StarSurf LMAPOLauryl-myristyl amidopropylamine oxideLiquid306-8Offers excellent bleach stability and viscosity builder
StarSurf LOxLaurylamine oxideLiquid306-8Excellent bleach stable foamer
StarSurf MOxMyristylamine oxideLiquid306-8Excellent bleach stable foamer
HydroxysultainesStarSurf CAPHSCocamidopropyl hydroxysultaineLiquid306-8Alkaline stable foaming agent
StarSurf CAPHS 50Cocamidopropyl hydroxysultaineLiquid306-8Alkaline stable foaming agent
StarSurf LAPHSLauramidopropyl hydroxysultaineLiquid506-8Alkaline stable foaming agent
SulfonatesStarSurf DOSSDioctylsulfosuccinate (DOSS)Liquid706-8Excellent foamer and re-wetter (variety of diluents available)
StarSurf ES 614Ammonium alkyl-ether sulfatesLiquid605-7Excellent all-purpose foaming agent
StarSurf ES 814Ammonium alkyl-ether sulfatesLiquid605-7Excellent all-purpose foaming agent
StarSurf ES 814 HGAmmonium alkyl-ether sulfatesLiquid605-7Excellent all-purpose foaming agent. Non-flammable
StarTex AC Conc.Alkyldiphenyloxide disulfonateLiquid458-10Excellent solubility and stability in acidic, alkaline, bleach & other oxidizing systems
PhosphatesStarSurf P-90Phosphated alcohol ehoxylateLiquid908-10Efficient hydrotrope and coupling agent for organics and salts
StarSurf Phos 2672Triethylamine phosphateLiquid603-5Effective scale inhibitor for calcium and other alkaline compounds
StarSurf Phos 361Phosphated alcoholLiquid1003-5Cleaner, efficient hydrotrope and coupling agent for organics and salts
StarSurf Phos 801Phosphated alcoholLiquid1003-5Cleaner, efficient hydrotrope and coupling agent for organics and salts
StarSurf WFFSurfactant blendLiquid464-6Excellent detergent stable with peroxides
Surfactants (Specialties)
ChemistriesStarChem ProductChemical NamePhysical StateActivity %pHSpecial Properties
AmidesStarSurf CDEA 11Cocamide DEA (diethanolamide)Liquid1009-10Efficient foamer and rheology modifier
StarSurf CMEA 11Cocamide DEA (diethanolamide)Liquid1009-10Efficient foamer and rheology modifier
Formulated Alcohol EthoxylatesStarSurf DASurfactant blendLiquid996-7Low foaming wetter
StarSurf CMSSurfactant blendLiquid506-8Good resistance to alkali, acids, and salts
Formulated CationicsStarSurf 2745Surfactant blendLiquid826-8Very good degreaser and effective in alkaline conditions
StarSurf 2754Surfactant blendLiquid406-8Excellent degreaser stable over a wide pH range
Nonionics
StarChem offers a wide range of alkoxylated alcohols, please contact your StarChem representative for more information on products that we have available.
Cationics
ChemistriesStarChem ProductChemical NamePhysical StateActivity %pHSpecial Properties
ADBAC QuatsStarQuat LBAC 80C12-14 alkyl-benzylammonium ChorideLiquid856-8Efficient water soluble cationic. Solvent is isopropanol and water
StarQuat LBAC 80 ETOHC12-14 alkyl-benzylammonium ChorideLiquid856-8Efficient water soluble cationic emulsifier and corrosion inhibitor. Solvent is isopropanol and water
StarQuat T-85C12-14 alkyl-benzylammonium ChorideLiquid816-8Efficient water soluble cationic surfactant
StarQuat T-80C12-14 alkyl-benzylammonium ChorideLiquid816-8Water free cationic surfactant
StarQuat T-50C12-14 alkyl-benzylammonium ChorideLiquid506-8Efficient water soluble cationic surfactant
Other Chemistries
StarChem ProductChemical NamePhysical StateActivity %pHSpecial Properties
StarTex PL Extra Conc.EDTALiquid4011Scale control
StarChem Metyl SoyateMethyl EsterLiquid100N/AEco-friendly solvent. Good for cutting oil and grease