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20 minutes with Michael Stapels : This research chemist with Kao Chemicals GmbH discusses foam countermeasures and why he recommends ethercarboxylic a

20 minutes with Michael Stapels : This research chemist with Kao Chemicals GmbH discusses foam countermeasures and why he recommends ethercarboxylic acids for the formulation of metalworking fluids.

december, 2017 - TLT : Tribology & Lubrication Technology - M. Stapels

Ethercarboxylic acids (EC) for the formulation of metalworking fluids; benefits and advantatges. Using ehtercaboxylic acids in the emulsifier package decreases the fluids sensitivity toward water quality and as the main use is as co-emulsifiers at low dosage, an optimized cost/performance fluid can be developed. Furthermore foam can be controled with the latests propoxylated EC launch to the market.

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POE-glycerol esters: Application in household formulas improving CLP classification
Laundry&cleaning

POE-glycerol esters: Application in household formulas improving CLP classification

december, 2015 - Household and Personal Care Today - Moragas E., Pey C.M., Nogués B. & Pérez M

Cocoyl POE-glycerol esters are non-ionic surfactants that are very suitable for Home Care, especially liquid laundry detergents, neutral hard surface cleaners and hand dishwashing detergents, thanks to the unique combination of their properties: hydrotropy/thickening ability, cost/performance, mildness and safety (non-irritant to skin and eyes, non-toxic to aquatic organisms, biodegradable). Furthermore they are non-labelled being an excellent choice to improve final classification of Home Care products.

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Anti-caking additives for NPK fertilizers : a new concept
Fertilizers

Anti-caking additives for NPK fertilizers : a new concept

december, 2005 - Nitrogen 2005 - International Conference & Exhibition (Bucarest, 27 Feb to 2 March 2005) - J.Riaza

NPK fertiliser suffer from two basic problems: the tendency to cake and dust formation. Anti-caking and anti-dusting additives are requested to solve those problems. Kao has developed "all purpose" additives for any type of granulated NPK fertilizers.

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