WHAT IS AmmonyX 4
AmmonyX 4 is most commonly used as an emollient, antistatic or conditioning agent in the personal care, cosmetics and beauty industries. Its ability to impart softness and antistatic properties to hair make it an ideal ingredient in conditioners, mousses, cream rinses and other hair products.
- Synonyms: Ammonyx 4, Octadecyl Dimethyl Benzyl Ammonium Chloride, Stearalkonium Chloride, Stearyl Dimethyl Benzyl Ammonium Chloride
- INCI: Stearalkonium Chloride
- Chemical formula: C27H50ClN
- CAS #: 75-07-0|112-92-5|122-19-0|123-91-1|7732-18-5
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|Appearance||white semi solid paste|
|Boiling point||248°F (120.0°C)|
|Molecular weight||424.1 g/mol|
|Weight per gallon||8.2536 lbs/gal|
|Class||Cationic Surfactant, Quaternary Ammonium Compound|
USES AND APPLICATIONS FOR AMMONYX 4
Ammonyx 4 uses inlcude conditioners, shampoos, hair colorants, hair sprays, mouses. paper and paperboard, textile dyeing
- Personal Care: Ammonyx 4 is used as an emollient, antistatic or conditioning agent. Ideal ingredient in conditioners, mousses, cream rinses and other hair products
AmmonyX 4 is known more formally by its chemical names stearyl dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride or stearalkonium chloride — is a biodegradable cationic surfactant quaternary ammonium compound. It was first designed and used in the fabric industry as a fabric softener.
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