Genapol BE 2810 is a clear liquid low foaming nonionic surfactant for the detergent industry.
Genapol BE 2810 is especially suited for the manufacture of low foaming cleaners and rinse aids for automatic dishwashing.
Extremely low foaming surfactant with excellent chemical and thermal stability.
Especially suitable for high alkaline powder cleaners.
Colorless or pale yellow transparent liquid.
Possesses chemical stability at all pH values and in the presence of oxidizing agents.
Compatible with non-ionic, anionic and cationic surfactants, has good wetting, solubilizing and biodegradability properties.
Use of the substance/preparation.
Industry sector : Industrial & Institutional Cleaning
Type of use : Raw material for detergents
Coconut fatty alcohol ethoxylate butylether approx. 85 % in aqueous solution
CAS number : 146340-16-1
Hazards identification Irritating to skin.
Very toxic to aquatic organisms.
First aid measures
Remove soiled or soaked clothing immediately
When inhaled remove to fresh air and seek medical aid.
After contact with skin
In case of contact with skin wash off immediately with soap and water
After contact with eyes
In case of contact with eyes rinse thoroughly with plenty of water and seek medical advice
Summon a doctor immediately.
Suitable extinguishing media
water spray jet foam
Special hazards from the substance itself, its combustion products or from its vapours
In case of fires, hazardous combustion gases are formed: Carbon monoxide (CO)
Special protective equipment for firefighting
Use self-contained breathing apparatus
Accidental release measures
Wear suitable personal protective equipment. Ensure adequate ventilation.
Do not allow to enter drains or waterways
Methods for cleaning up/taking up
Pick up with absorbent material (eg sand, sawdust). Rinse away rest with water
Handling and storage
Advice on safe handling
Open and handle container with care.
Further information on storage conditions sensitive to frost.
In case of the product becoming opaque, thickening or being frozen due to the effects of cold, allow to thaw slowly at room temperature.
Stir briefly before use.
Exposure controls/personal protection
General protective measures
Avoid contact with eyes and skin
Observe the usual precautions when handling chemicals.
Physical and chemical properties
Colour: colourless to slightly yellow
Pourpoint: approx. 10 °C
Flash point: approx. > 200 °C
Density: approx. 0,96 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Vapour pressure: < 0,00001 hPa
Solubility in water: soluble
Soluble in: fat
pH value: approx. 5 - 8 (20 °C, 10 g/l)