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Brij™ LT23

Brij LT23 is a mixture of ethoxylated synthetic C12-13 alcohols. This high HLB surfactant is suitable for use as an oil in water emulsifier, a co-emulsifier in blended surfactant systems, and as a particle dispersant in aqueous systems.
Brij™ LT23
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Product details

Chemical name

  • POE (23) C12-13 alcohols


  • Brij

Features and benefits

  • Enhances emulsion stability
  • Improves substrate and particle wetting


  • Adhesives & sealants
  • Decorative coatings & paints
  • Inks
  • Nanomaterials

Product chemistry

  • Surfactants - Non-ionic

Functions & effects

  • Dispersion
  • Emulsification

Your system

  • Polymeric - Acrylic / vinylic / UV
  • Polymeric - Natural oils, waxes, esters
  • Dispersion - Solvent system - Aqueous

Renewable carbon content

  • 0%

Physical form

  • Waxy solid

Regulatory clearances

  • IECSC (China)
  • REACH (European Union)
  • ENCS (Japan)
  • KECI (Korea)
  • TSCA (USA)
  • More clearances available. Contact us for more information.

Food contact approval

  • Explicit Directions. Contact us for more information


Property Units Value
Acid value mgKOH/g 0.5
Colour Gardner 0.5
HLB 16.7
Hydroxyl value mgKOH/g 47
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