High Purity Thickener and Foam Boosting Surfactant | Mass Balance RSPO

Cola®Teric 12HS MB is a fatty alkyl amphoteric surfactant in the hydroxysultaine class. Cola®Teric 12HS MB is a high foaming, biodegradable surfactant that is compatible with virtually all other surfactants. It demonstrates excellent stability in both extreme acid and alkaline formulations and very stable in both acid and alkali formulations and can be solubilized at 2-3% in 30-40% caustic soda solutions. Cola®Teric 12HS MB is a unique foaming surfactant successfully used in sulfate-free and PEG-free formulations in industrial, household, and hair and body care applications.

INCI: Lauryl Hydroxysultaine

CAS: 13197-76-7


US (TSCA), Canada (DSL), EU (REACH), Australia (AIIC/AICIS), China (IECSC/IECIC), New Zealand (NZIoC), Taiwan (TSCI)

In keeping with Colonial Chemical’s commitment to sustainable raw material sourcing, this product is derived from palm oil that contributes to the production of certified sustainable palm oil. More information on www.RSPO.org.

Cola®Teric 12HS MB contains 90% USDA certified biobased content.


  • Offers mildness in combination with anionic surfactants and soaps
  • Clear solutions with excellent foaming and wetting characteristics can be obtained
  • Combined effects of increased foam and stability with alkyl sulfates, alkyl ether sulfates, alkyl-benzene sulfonates and soaps
  • Viscosity builder when formulated with anionic surfactants for liquid soaps and shampoos
  • Outstanding performance in high concentrations of mineral acids
  • Glycerin-Free
  • Readily biodegradable per OECD 301 methods


  • Shampoos
  • Liquid soaps
  • Acid cleaners
  • Metal cleaning
  • Bottle washing concentrates
  • Heavy duty steam cleaning
  • Wax stripping
  • Wetting agent in the acid pickling of metals and as a detergent in acid cleaners with scale and lime soap dispersing properties

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