Introduction to Triethanolamine 99%

What is Triethanolamine?

Triethanolamine (TEA), a multifaceted amine compound, is essential in many industrial applications. Renowned for its versatility, TEA is a cornerstone in various sectors, especially at its 99% purity level offered by RawSource.

The Importance of 99% Purity

The 99% purity of Triethanolamine sets a high standard in the chemical industry, ensuring optimal performance in all applications. It’s a mark of quality that RawSource proudly upholds to meet the demanding needs of diverse industries.

Applications in Diverse Industries

Triethanolamine in Cosmetics

  • Cosmetics and Personal Care: TEA is utilized in cosmetics and personal care products, such as creams, lotions, and shampoos, where it acts as an emulsifier, pH adjuster, or neutralizing agent.
  • Pharmaceuticals:In pharmaceuticals, TEA is employed to adjust pH levels in formulations and as an ingredient in certain medications and ointments.
  • Textile Industry:TEA is used in the textile industry as a leveling agent and emulsifier in dyeing processes. It helps achieve uniform dye distribution on fabrics.
  • Metalworking Fluids:TEA is incorporated into metalworking fluids as a corrosion inhibitor and pH stabilizer, contributing to the efficiency of cutting and grinding operations.
  • Adhesives and Sealants:TEA serves as a pH adjuster and emulsifying agent in the production of adhesives and sealants, ensuring stable formulations.
  • Cleaning and Detergents:TEA is found in cleaning products and detergents as a pH regulator and emulsifying agent, enhancing the effectiveness of these formulations.
  • Polyurethane Production:TEA is used in the production of polyurethane foams and coatings as a catalyst and stabilizer during the polymerization process.
  • Oil and Gas Industry:In the oil and gas sector, TEA is employed in gas sweetening processes to remove acidic components from natural gas.
  • Food Industry:TEA may be used in the food industry as a pH regulator in certain food processing applications, adhering to safety regulations.

Usage in Agriculture

  • pH Adjuster:Triethanolamine can be used as a pH adjuster in agricultural formulations. It helps in stabilizing the pH of certain agricultural products, such as pesticides or fertilizers, ensuring optimal effectiveness.
  • Surfactant in Formulations:It can act as a surfactant in pesticide formulations. Surfactants improve the spreading and wetting properties of pesticides, allowing for better coverage on plant surfaces.
  • Emulsifying Agent:Triethanolamine can serve as an emulsifying agent in agricultural formulations. It helps in creating stable emulsions, which are important for certain pesticide formulations.
  • Neutralizing Agent:In certain agricultural products like herbicides or fungicides, Triethanolamine can be used as a neutralizing agent to adjust the pH and enhance the stability of the formulation.
  • Compatibility Agent:It is used to enhance the compatibility of various components in a formulation. This is particularly important in complex mixtures like pesticide formulations where different active ingredients need to coexist without reacting negatively.
  • Adjuvant in Herbicides:Triethanolamine can be included in herbicide formulations as an adjuvant. Adjuvants improve the performance of herbicides by enhancing their absorption, translocation, or overall efficacy.

Safety and Handling Guidelines

Protective Measures

Safety is paramount when handling TEA 99%. RawSource provides comprehensive guidelines for safe handling, including the use of protective gear such as gloves and goggles.

Storage and Disposal

We also provide detailed instructions for the proper storage and disposal of TEA 99%, ensuring environmental safety and compliance with regulatory standards.

Why Choose RawSource for Triethanolamine 99%

  • Our Expertise and Experience: With extensive knowledge and experience in the chemical supply industry, RawSource is a trusted name for high-quality TEA 99%.
  • Customer Service Excellence: Our commitment to customer service is unparalleled, with a focus on providing responsive and helpful support.

Unmatched Product Quality

The quality of our TEA 99% is unmatched, making it the preferred choice for various industrial applications.

Ordering and Contact Information

Easy Ordering Process

Ordering TEA 99% from RawSource is a straightforward process, accessible through our website or direct contact.

Dedicated Customer Support

Our customer support team is ready to assist with any inquiries, ensuring a seamless and satisfactory experience for our clients.
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