Cetyltrimethylammonium chloride, 50%, alcohol

  • cationic surfactant
  • antistatic, softener and conditioner   
  • is not compatible with anionic surfactants 

R – alkyl С16 

INCI: Cetrimonium chloride
CAS No: 112-02-7



Cethyltrimethylammonium chloride can be used in cosmetic industry for producing cosmetic agents for hair: conditioning shampoo and balm. For a good combination with cetyl and cetearyl alcohols 2 % — 10 % of this product is required. Cethyltrimethylammonium chloride is compatible with cationic, nonionic and amphoteric surfactants.

Product’s specification 

ТУ 2482-004-04706205-2005

1. Color and appearance colorless or light yellow color viscous liquid
2. Main substance content , %, 50,0 ± 2,0
3. Free amines content, % 0,5 max
4. Density, g/cm3, 20ºС 0,86-0,90
5. Water content
6. Law molecular alcohol content 48-52

Storage and shelf life

ALKAPAV 16 is stored in sealed containers in covered warehouses at 0-25 ºC. It can also be stored under canopy out of direct sunlight and away from atmospheric condensation.  Compliance with the temperature regime is must.

Shelf life  — 5 years old.

The product is available in 190/200 kg polyethylene drums or in a tair at customer’s requirement.