StarSurf™ H-CAPB

Product Description
StarSurf™ H-CAPB is an amphoteric surfactant derived from coconut oil, and is used in a variety of applications.
Product Attributes
    • Antistatic agent
    • Foamer or foam booster
    • Viscosity builder
    • Primary or secondary emulsifier
    • Compatible with cationic, anionic, and nonionic surfactants
Product Applications
  • Personal Care: Shampoos, conditioners, shower gels, baby products, and bubble baths
  • HI&I: Hard surface cleaners, liquid detergents
  • Oil Field: Foamer and emulsifier for drilling, cementing, completion, stimulation, fracturing, and production
Product Information
CAS Number
Chemical Description
Cocamidopropyl Betaine

Typical Properties


Clear Liquid

Color (Gardner)

Light Yellow

pH (10% in water)

6.5 to 8.0

% Betaine

29 to 31

Specific Gravity


% Solids

34 to 36

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™ H-CAPB is biodegradable.
Preservative Free


StarSurf™ H-CAPB is considered non-toxic.
Storage Conditions
StarSurf™ H-CAPB 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.