AUROPOL 446 Sulphonated Canola Oil
Auropol 446 is an anionic surfactant derived from natural oils that is readily biodegradable and has low toxicity characteristics.
COMMON AND OTHER NAMES: Sulphated or Sulphonated Canola Oil,
CHEMICAL COMPOSITION:Canola Oil, Sulphated
CHARACTERISTICS: AUROPOL 446 is a viscous amber
coloured liquid which readily disperses in water. A mild fatty odour can be
Auropol 446TM is an oil soluble anionic surfactant with excellent emulsification
properties, is compatible with a wide range of materials and is stable over a wide
pH range. It may reduce foaminess and provide anticorrosive properties in
Metal Working: Emulsifier and solubiliser in soluble cutting oils, drawing
compounds and clear water based coolants. Provides
lubricity low foam and rust inhibition.
Automotive: Used in automotive chemicals.
Readily Biodegradable means that it will have a low environmental impact.
Low Toxicity means that it poses a low health and safety risk for users.
Excellent lubrication, low foam and corrosion inhibition properties can
provide formulators with the wide range of capabilities they require.
Evaluation and Testing
pH (1% aq) 6.4
Combined SO3 5.2% (Dry Basis)
Colour 9 Gardner
SG (20ºC) 1.0
Storage and Safety
HEALTH, SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT
When stored indoors at temperatures below 40º C
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.
AUROPOL 446TM is nontoxic, biodegradable and not
classified as a dangerous good. According to
experience this product is considered to be
harmless to health if used in the correct manner.
Skin and eye contact should be avoided. Refer to
MSDS at www.vicchem.com.