Surfactants are compounds/ molecules that lower the surface tension (or interfacial pressure) between two fluid medium or between a liquid and a solid. Surfactants may be grouped as cleansers, wetting agents, emulsifiers, frothing agents, and dispersants.
Surfactants are generally natural compounds that are amphiphilic, which means they contain both hydrophobic groups (their tails) and hydrophilic groups (their heads). Accordingly, a surfactant contains both a water-insoluble (or oil-dissolvable) part and a water-solvent segment. Surfactants will diffuse in water and adsorb at the interfaces in the middle of air and water or at the interface in the middle of oil and water, for the situation where water is blended with oil. The water-insoluble hydrophobic groups might stretch out of the mass water stage, into the…
Chemtex Speciality Limited has been in the sector of speciality chemicals for over 45 years. Established in 1970, Chemtex has created a niche for itself in the chemical industry in this span of time by virtue of its high performance chemical formulations. The main industrial sectors that Chemtex deals in include Water Treatment Chemicals, Heat Transfer Fluids, Cleaners & Disinfectants and Performance chemicals. Chemtex manufactured products have a wide variety of applications and cater to a large number of industries, amongst which the major few are namely Agro, Automobile, Dairy, Food & Beverage, Iron & Steel, Institution, Paper, Pharmaceuticals, Power and Textile.
The Solvay group has been present in India since 50 years. Solvay develops high added-value, innovative, sustainable and competitive solutions, tailored to the demands of its end customers for the following markets: Aeronautic & automotive, Agro food, Building & construction, Consumer goods & healthcare, Electrical & electronics, Energy & environment, Industrial applications. In India, we produce: Engineering plastics, Peroxygens, Specialty Polymers, Surfactants, Guar derivatives
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