Detergency of Specialty Surfactants: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Detergency of Specialty Surfactants

1st Edition

Edited by Floyd Friedli

CRC Press

302 pages

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Hardback: 9780824704919
pub: 2001-02-07

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This volume seeks to advance cost-effective methods using newly-developed surfactants. It summarizes data from physical, chemical, surface, detergency, cleaning, toxicity and environmental sources for designing new formulations of classic organic head-tail surfactants in response to increased environmental, toxicity, safety and performance demands.


". . .goes well beyond reviewing the latest developments in the field. . .. . . .extensive. . .. . . .a worthy addition to a series of longstanding traditions."

---Journal of the American Chemical Society

Table of Contents

Alkyl polyglycosides; nitrogen-containing specialty surfactants; sulfonated methyl esters; detergency properties of alkyldiphenyl oxide disulfonates; methyl ester ethoxylates; N-acyl ED3A chelating surfactants; surfactants for the prewash market; dry cleaning surfactants; specialty surfactants useful in softeners.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Physical & Theoretical