Brand Sino—Japan Chemical CO., LTD. & Pan Asia Chemical Corporation
Packing 210 Kg Drum
Ethoxylated nonyl phenol refers to a class of organic compounds that are derived from nonyl phenol through the process of ethoxylation. Nonyl phenol itself is a hydrocarbon compound consisting of a nonyl group (a chain of nine carbon atoms) attached to a phenolic ring.
Ethoxylation is a chemical reaction in which ethylene oxide (a small organic molecule composed of two carbon atoms and an oxygen atom) is added to the nonyl phenol molecule. This process forms a chain of ethylene oxide units attached to the phenolic ring, resulting in the ethoxylated nonyl phenol.
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1. Surfactants and Detergents:
Ethoxylated nonyl phenol is used as a key ingredient in the formulation of surfactants and detergents. It helps to lower the surface tension of liquids, enabling them to spread more easily and enhance the cleaning efficiency of products such as household cleaners, laundry detergents, dishwashing liquids, and industrial cleaners.
2. Paint Industry:
Ethoxylated nonyl phenol is utilized as a surfactant and emulsifier in emulsion processes in the paint industry. It helps to stabilize the emulsion and disperse the monomers, leading to the formation. This application is commonly seen in the production of latex paints, adhesives, and coatings.
3. Textile Processing:
Ethoxylated nonyl phenol finds use in the textile industry as an emulsifier, wetting agent, and dispersant. It aids in the even distribution of dyes and pigments, improves the wetting properties of fabrics during processing, and enhances the penetration of chemical agents in textile treatments.
4. Agricultural Formulations:
In the agricultural sector, ethoxylated nonyl phenol is employed as an adjuvant in pesticide formulations. It helps to improve the spreading and wetting properties of the pesticide solution, ensuring better coverage and absorption on plant surfaces.