StarSurf™ ES 814 HG

Numerous laboratory studies have shown that the linear forms of AES, found in StarSurf™ ES products biodegrade quite readily under both aerobic and anaerobic conditions. Primary biodegradation of
  • Foamer or foam booster
  • Viscosity builder
  • Primary or secondary emulsifier
  • Product Applications
    • Personal Care: Shampoos, conditioners, shower gels, baby products, and bubble baths
    • HI&I: Surface cleaners, all-purpose cleaners, liquid detergents, industrial cleaners
    • Oil Field: Drilling additives, foam booster, and emulsifier
    • Agriculture: Adjuvant and foam booster
    • Textiles: Fabric washing, wet processing, and scouring
    Product Information
    CAS Number
    Chemical Description
    Ammonium C8-10-alkyl polyoxyethylene sulfate

    Typical Properties


    Clear Liquid

    Color (Gardner)

    Light Yellow Max -4

    pH (10% in water)

    6.5 to 8.0

    % Solids

    70% to 62%

    Pour Point °C (°F)

    -15 (5)

    Freeze Point °C (°F)

    -18 (0)

    VOC% US EPA (Ethanol)


    Other Information

    Standard Packaging

    440 lb (200 KG) drums / 2200 lb (1000 KG) tote

    International Inventories

    USA (TSCA), Canada (DSL), Europe (EINICS), Korea (ESL), Japan (ENCS), Australia (AICS), Philippines (PICCS), China (IECSC), and New Zealand (NZloC)
    StarSurf™ ES 814 HG is biodegradable.
    Harmonized Tariff Code


    StarSurf™ ES 814 HG considered non-toxic.
    Storage Conditions
    StarSurf™ ES 814 HG has a shelf life of at least twelve months from the date of delivery; if stored in original, unopened containers at temperatures not exceeding 40°C. Continued storage beyond the designated shelf life does not necessarily mean the material cannot be used. However, renewed testing of the most important properties is imperative.