Vicamox 401 is a water-based nonionic or amphoteric surfactant of the amine oxide type.
COMMON AND OTHER NAMES
Lauryl Dimethyl Amine Oxide
Coco Dimethyl Amine Oxide
30% Lauryl Dimethyl Amine Oxide in
Vicamox 401 is a colourless, viscous and
foamy water based surfactant with mild odour
Vicamox 401 is a water-based nonionic or amphoteric surfactant of the amine oxide
type. When formulated with acids, the amine oxide can behave as a cationic
surfactant but in neutral or alkaline conditions, it will behave as a nonionic surfactant.
Useful as a foam booster and detergent in the following formulations or applications:-
Dish washing detergents
All-purpose cleaning agents
Liquid bleach products (as the surfactant)
Foam stabilizer for rubber and polymer industries
Readily biodegradable means that it will have a low environmental impact.
Generally produces a rich stable foam.
Good compatibility profile means that it can be used in a wide variety of products
pH (neat) 8.0
Amine Oxide 30%
Colour 1 Gardner
SG (20ºC) 0.97
Free Peroxide <0.1%
When stored indoors at temperatures below 40ºC
and in closed original containers, this product can
be stored for at least 1 year. Refer to MSDS at
www.vicchem.com for further information
HEALTH, SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT
VICAMOX 401 is a biodegradable surfactant
which is not classified as a dangerous good.
According to experience this product is
considered to be safe if used in the correct
manner. Skin and eye contact should be avoided.
Refer to MSDS at www.vicchem.com