Rhodapex ESB-70 NAT®

Plant-based SLES Surfactant for Eco-Friendly Personal Cleansing Solutions

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Rhodapex® ESB-70 NAT is a Sodium Laureth Sulfate that is sourced from plants and produced entirely with renewable carbon.  Absolutely no carbon of petrochemical origin is used in its production.

Sustainability Profile of Rhodapex® ESB-70 NAT

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  • Based on Ethylene Oxide made from sugarcane
  • Lauryl Alcohol sourced from palm oil
  • 100% renewable carbon
  • Completely preservative-free
  • Suitable for Ecocert formulations
  • Sugarcane waste reused for example to generate energy
Reduces greenhouse gas emissions by up to 30%*


*Solvay has carried out an internal carbon footprint evaluation made on the overall life cycle including end-of-life of Rhodapex® ESB-70 NAT compared to conventional SLES.

Key benefits for consumers

  • High performance cleansing
  • Positive natural and sustainable resonance for consumers

Key benefits for formulators

  • Performance equal to conventional SLES
  • Behaves like conventional SLES
  • Available in a 70% actives form
  • Natural raw material
  • A response to consumer demand for sustainable cosmetic solutions

Applications

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Efficient in high performance shampoos, body washes, liquid hand soaps and even in detergents