Trilon® M (Liquid and Powder)

Trilon® M is a biodegradable chelating agent available as a powder or liquid. It chelates water hardness ions to soften water and prevent scale formation. It boosts cleaning performance in alkaline cleaners, reduces spotting and filming, and increases cleaning performance for complete soil removal. It is Safer Choice and CleanGredients listed.


Molar Weight570 g/mol
Boiling Point100°C
Density650 - 900 g/L (powder)

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Degreaser
  • Automotive


  • Cleaning

Synonyms:  MGDA, Trisodium Dicarboxymethyl Alaninate, Trisodium Salt of Methylglycinediacetic Acid, Trisodium Salt of MGDA

CAS Number: 164462-16-2