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Span™ 65

Span 65 is a 100% bio-based, non-ionic surfactant used as a W/O emulsifier and O/W co-emulsifier and pigment dispersant in non-polar liquids for applications ranging from decorative to industrial coatings and paints.
Span™ 65
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Product details

Chemical name

  • Sorbitan tristearate

Brand

  • Span

Features and benefits

  • "Good environmental & health profile
  • Highly efficient emulsification
  • Allows high loading of pigments/fillers"

Applications

  • Adhesives & sealants
  • Decorative coatings & paints

Product chemistry

  • Surfactants - Non-ionic

Functions & effects

  • Dispersion
  • Emulsification

Your system

  • Polymeric - Acrylic / vinylic / UV
  • Polymeric - Epoxy
  • Polymeric - Natural oils, waxes, esters
  • Polymeric - Polyesters
  • Polymeric - Polyurethane

Renewable carbon content

  • 100%

Physical form

  • Powder

Food contact approval

  • FDA (Specific chapters)
  • FDA (175.105)
  • Swiss Ordinance A
  • Explicit Directions. Contact us for more information

Typicals

Property Units Value
Acid value mgKOH/g 12.0 - 15.0
HLB 2.1
Hydroxyl value mgKOH/g 66.0 - 80.0

Product brochures & guides

Category: Data sheet

Title: Span 65

Language: English | Size: 57kb

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