GENAPOL UD 088
Chemical nature: fatty alcohol polyglycolether
Chemical Name: 34398-01-1
Product Function: Surfactant (nonionic)
Chemical Type: Ethoxylates
Genapol UD 088 by Clariant is a non-ionic emulsifier and surfactant.
Genapol UD 088 is a cold processable grade and a replacement for nonylphenolethoxylates.
Genapol UD 088 is compatible with cationic formulations and has hard water tolerance property.
Genapol UD 088 is used in emulsions, hair color emulsions & styling products.
Genapol UD 088 is a cleaner & detergent component and wetting agent.
Relevant identified uses of the substance or mixture
Industry sector : Detergents Intermediates
Type of use : Raw material for detergents
Genapol UD 088 is used in emulsions, hair colour emulsions and styling products.
Acts as a nonionic emulsifier, cold process and as a replacement for nonylphenolethoxylates.
-Hard surface cleaning
-Toilet & hygienic cleaning
-Laundry liquid detergents
-Compatible with cationic formulations
-Hard water tolerant
Composition: C11-oxo alcohol polyglycol ether with 8 mol EO
Concentration [%]: Approx. 80
Appearance: Almost colorless liquid
Dilutability at 20 °C, 1%: Clear
Density at 20 °C [g/cm3]: Approx. 0.99
Viscosity at 50 °C [mPas]: Approx. 30
Water (Karl Fischer method) [%]: 19 – 21
Hazen color: Max. 130
Cloud point [oC] 1 % active substance in water: 62 - 65
Flash point [oC]: Approx. 190
HLB value: Approx. 13
Liquid cleaners, wetting agents, emulsifiers and industrial cleaning agents
Storage and Shelf Life
Genapol UD 088 can be stored at least 2 years in original sealed containers at room temperature under the recommended conditions.
Protect from exposure to cold during transport and storage.
The properties of Genapol UD 088 are reversibly altered by exposure to cold.
If Genapol UD 088 becomes turbid, thickens or freezes through exposure to cold, thaw slowly at room temperature and afterwards stir briefly.