Genapol® X 1000 is a nonionic emulsifier for the chemical industry.
This white wax is composed of isotridecyl polyethylene glycol ether with 100 mole ethylene oxide. Genapol® X 1000 can be used as an emulsifier for bitumen emulsions and emulsion polymerization.
Isotridecyl polyethylene glycol ether with 100 mole ethylene oxide
Active substance content: about 100 %
Appearance: white wax
pH value (DIN EN 1262), 1% in water: 6-8
Solubility at 20 °C: clear soluble in water
Flash point (DIN/ISO 2592): > 100 °C
Viscosity at 70 °C (DIN/ISO 6388): about 400 mPas
Melting point: about 60 °C
Critical Micelle Concentration: 4,5 g/L in water
Surface Activity at 1 g/L: about 45 mN/m
HLB value: about 19
Genapol X 1000 can be used as emulsifier for bitumen emulsions and emulsion polymerization.
First aid measures of Genapol X 1000:
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 plenty of water
After contact with eyes:
In case of contact with eyes rinse thoroughly with water
Summon a doctor immediately.
Fire-fighting measures of Genapol X 1000:
Suitable extinguishing media:
-water spray jet
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 of Genapol X 1000:
Use personal protective clothing.
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 of Genapol X 1000:
Advice on safe handling:
No special measures necessary if stored and handled as prescribed.