Surfactants are mainly based on natural fatty alcohols and are widely used for their capacity to reduce superficial tension between two surfaces.
This category includes a number of different products, such as fatty alcohol ester sulfates, sulfates and ethoxylates. Surfactants are mainly used in the detergent sector and in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.
Sodium-Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) or Sodium laureth sulfate is a strong ionic surfactant and detergent.
It is used as an active ingredient in a wide range of toiletries (soap, shampoo, toothpaste etc.). It is a highly effective foaming agent.
EINECS no: 221-416-0
Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate (LAS) is an active component in detergent formulations. The LABS eliminates dirt thanks to its physicochemical properties. It is one of the most widely used surfactants in liquid and powder detergents.