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TRITON CF-10 (90%)

CAS Number: 60864-33-7

Nonionic surfactant for use in metal cleaners, pigment dispersions, and textile Processing.

Nonionic low foam surfactant. 
TRITON CF-10 (90%) is used in pigment wetting, paints & coatings, auto-dish/bottle washing, rinse aids, metal cleaners, pulp & paper, textile processing. 
Possesses low foam wetting & detergency.

Useful in the separation of mammalian cell surface proteins by two-dimensional gel electrophoresis.
For the decontamination of tritium glove-box facilities.

Uses of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Rinse aids,
Commercial machine dishwashing,
Food and dairy process cleaners,
Metal cleaning applications,
Pulp and paper,
Textile processing,
Pigment dispersions.

Applications of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Machine Dishwash,
Metal Cleaners,
Pigment Dispersions,
Pulp & Paper,
Rinse Aids,
Textile Processing,
Wetting Agents.

Benefits of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Excellent detergency and wetting properties,
Caustic and acid stability,
Superior food and protein soil defoaming ability,
Easy handling at low temperatures,
Low foam wetting & detergency,
Stable on solid caustic & chlorine in powders,
Food soil defoaming.

Solubility and Compatibility of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Soluble in water,
Soluble in alcohols, glycols acetone, aromatics, and chlorinated solvents,

Chemically stable in dilute solutions of nonoxidizing acids,
Compatible with anionic, cationic, and other nonionic surfactants,

Compatible with most alkaline detergent builders & sequestrants,
Insoluble in highly aliphatic materials.

Handling And Storage of TRITON CF-10 (90%):

Precautions for safe handling: 
Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. 
Wash thoroughly after handling. 

Keep container tightly closed. 
Do not breathe vapors, mist or gas. 

Conditions for safe storage: 
Keep from freezing - product stability may be affected. 

Stability And Reactivity of TRITON CF-10 (90%):

No data available

Chemical stability: 
No data available

Possibility of hazardous reactions: 
None known. 
Product will not undergo polymerization. 

Conditions to avoid: 
No data available

Incompatible materials: 
Strong acids Strong bases Strong oxidizing agents Strong Reducing Agents 

Hazardous decomposition products:
No hazardous decomposition products are known.

First Aid Measures of TRITON CF-10 (90%):

Move to fresh air. 

Skin contact: Wash with water and soap as a precaution.
If skin irritation persists, call a physician. 

Eye contact: Rinse with plenty of water. 
If eye irritation persists, consult a specialist. 

Ingestion: Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water. 
Consult a physician if necessary. 
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. 

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed Notes to physician: 
Treatment should be directed at preventing absorption, administering to symptoms (if they occur), and providing supportive therapy.

Firefighting Measures of TRITON CF-10 (90%):

Suitable extinguishing media: 
Use extinguishing media appropriate for surrounding fire.

Unsuitable extinguishing media: 
No data available.

Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards: 
Material can splatter above 100C/212F.
Dried product can burn.

Advice for firefighters:

Fire Fighting Procedures: 
No data available.

Special protective equipment for firefighters: 
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective suit.

Accidental Release Measures of TRITON CF-10 (90%):

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures: 
Use personal protective equipment. 
Keep people away from and upwind of spill/leak. 
Material can create slippery conditions. 

Environmental precautions: 
CAUTION - Keep spills and cleaning runoff out of municipal sewers and  open bodies of water. 

Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up: 
Contain spills immediately with inert materials (e.g., sand, earth). 
Transfer liquids and solid diking material to separate suitable containers for recovery or disposal. 

Typical Properties of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Chemistry: Specialty Alkoxylates

Typical Physical Properties of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Active Ingredient, wt%: 90
Cloud Point, 1% aq. soln., °C (°F): 28 (82)
Solvent: Water
Appearance: Pale, straw-colored liquid
HLB (calculated): 12.6
Viscosity at 25°C (77°F), cP: 250
Density at 25°C (77°F), g/mL: 1.076
Flash Pt, Closed Cup, ASTM D93: None
Pour Point, ASTM D97, °C (°F): -1 (30)

Typical Performance Properties of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Surface Tension: 36
Critical Micelle Concentration (CMC), ppm: 75
Draves 25 sec wetting conc, wt% actives at 25°C (77°F): 0.08
Hamilton Beach Foam Test, 0.1% actives:
at 25°C (77°F), cm: 5.8
at 50°C (122°F): 2.8
at 70°C (158°F): 1.0

Properties of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Description: non-ionic
≤0.001% peroxides (as H2O2)
≤2% water
Ign. residue: ≤0.2%
Solubility: H2O - 10 mg/mL, clear, colorless
Density: 1.08 g/mL at 20 °C
Cation traces:
Ca: ≤10 mg/kg
Cd: ≤5 mg/kg
Co: ≤5 mg/kg
Cr: ≤5 mg/kg
Cu: ≤5 mg/kg
Fe: ≤5 mg/kg
K: ≤50 mg/kg
Mg: ≤5 mg/kg
Mn: ≤5 mg/kg
Na: ≤50 mg/kg
Ni: ≤5 mg/kg
Pb: ≤5 mg/kg
Zn: ≤5 mg/kg

Appearance - 
Physical state: liquid 
Color: yellow 
Odor: mild 
pH: 5 - 7.5
Boiling point (760 mmHg): 103.4 °C ( 218.1 °F) 
Flash point: Noncombustible
Vapor Pressure 14 mmHg at 20 °C (68 °F) 
Relative Vapor Density (air = 1) 0.6 
Relative Density (water = 1) 1.076 at 25 °C (77 °F)
Decomposition temperature: Combustion generates toxic fumes of the following: Carbon  oxides 
Percent volatility: 10 % 

Specifications of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
CAS Number: 25322-68-3,9036-19-5
Grade: Technical
Appearance: liquid
Boiling Point: 103.4 °C (218.1 °F)
Color: yellow
Evaporation Rate: 0.7
Flash Point: Not applicable
Kinematic Viscosity: 233 mm2/s @ 25 °C (77 °F)
Odor: mild
Relative Density: 1.076 @ 20 - 25 °C (68 - 77 °F) Reference Material: (water = 1)
Relative Vapor Density: 0.6
Solubility in Water: soluble
Vapor Pressure: 14 mmHg @ 20 °C (68 °F)

Chemical Description of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Name: Low Foam
Surfactant Type: Nonionic

Synonyms of TRITON CF-10 (90%):
Benzyl-polyethylene glycol (1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutylphenyl) ether
Benzyl-polyethylene glycol tert-octylphenyl ether

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