SMO – Sorbitan Mono Oleate

SMO – Sorbitan Mono Oleate is a biodegradable surfactant based on a natural fatty acid (oleic acid) and sugar alcohol sorbitol. This sorbitan ester is highly effective at forming oil in water emulsions, particularly when used with its ethoxylated derivative, Tween 80.

  • Antifoam & Defoamer
  • Emulsifier
  • Wetting agent
  • Automotive
  • Bitumen & Construction
  • Chemicals Manufacture
  • Emulsification
  • Nonwovens
  • Asia
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • N America
Property Units Value
Acid value mgKOH/g 4
Saponification value mgKOH/g 152.5
Hydroxyl value mgKOH/g 201.5
Colour 10 Gardner
Form Liquid
HLB value 4.3
Moisture % 1.0
Water %m/m 0.75

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