Main category of products of nonionic surfactants.
Application in household chemicals and cosmetics: Have moderate characteristics of foaming, show excellent ability to removal of oil pollution (especially from synthetic fabrics) even at rather low concentration. Have quite good potential to disperse pollution and to prevent their repeated sedimentation on a surface. Are used in structures of the washing and washing means, stain removers.
The majority of household laundry detergents and powder cleaners is developed for washing of a wide range of pollution and spots, therefore, compositions nonionic and anion surfactant usually are their part. Nonionic surfactant including are used for decrease in the foaming caused anion surfactant.
Are widely used in structures of means for dishwashers since have the good moistening ability, by extremely low foaming and are compatible to chlorine. Are biodegradable.
Industrial application: industrial washing; the textile industry (as antistatic medicine and the equalizer when dyeing)