Naturally-derived Anionic Surfactant in Needle Form

Colonial SCS Needles is a sodium coco-sulfate derived from 100% natural coconut oil. In the needle form, the product is free flowing and disperses easily in water. Heat is required to fully dissolve the product. Colonial SCS Needles provides excellent lather, thickening and conditioning properties. It is also an excellent replacement for most anionic surfactants in personal cleansing products.

  • Readily biodegradable per OECD 301 methods.
  • This product meets the criteria for a surfactant under the EU Detergents Regulation (EC) 648/2004.
  • Colonial SCS Needles is “Derived Natural” with a Natural Origin Index of 1.00 in accordance with ISO 16128 guideline.
  • ECOCERT Approved Raw Material

INCI: Sodium Coco-Sulfate

CAS: 68955-19-1


USA (TSCA), Canada (DSL), EU (REACH), Australia (AIIC), Korea (KECI), China (IECSC/IECIC), Philippines (PICCS), New Zealand (NZIOC), Taiwan (TCSI)

NGO Certifications
Whole Foods Market® Eco-Scale™ ingredient
COSMOS Approved


  • Naturally derived
  • Cleansing agent
  • Disperses easily in water
  • Excellent thickening properties
  • Denser and creamier foam


  • Shampoos
  • Bath beads
  • Body cleansers
  • Syndet bars
  • Bath gels