Surface-active agentOther Compounds Mapped to 'Surfactant'CDB006140 (Mannitol)CDB006143 (Sorbitol)CDB006151 (Stearic acid)CDB006153 (Palmitic acid)CDB006155 (Ergosterol)CDB006163 (Galactitol)CDB006166 (Oleic acid)CDB006172 (Linoleic acid)CDB006174 (Myristic acid)CDB006176 (Stigmasterol)
- CDB005098 (Coenzyme Q10)
- A chemical substance that has the ability to lower the surface tension of water or to reduce the interfacial tension between two immiscible substances. in the cspa consumer product ingredients dictionary, surfactants are classified on the basis of their ionic characteristics, as amphoteric, anionic, cationic, or nonionic; and functions, which are subdivided into the following major groups: surfactant - cleaning agent, surfactant - conditioning agent, surfactant - emulsifying agent, surfactant - foam booster , surfactant hydrotrop , surfactant - solubility agent, surfactant - suspending agent.
- Parent Term
- Industrial application
- Parent Definition
- The assumed function of a chemical utilized by human.