Mackam® CBS 50G is a high performance amphoteric surfactant that can be used in both home care and personal care applications. It is compatible with anionic, nonionic, amphoteric, and cationic surfactants.
In personal care applications, Mackam® CBS 50G exhibits foam and mildness synergies with common anionics and can be used in place of Cocamidopropyl Betaine to boost flash foam and reduce eye irritation potential. In HI&I applications, Mackam® CBS 50G exhibits high foaming even in high electrolyte solutions and is stable in 19% sodium hydroxide. Mackam® CBS 50G is produced from coconut oil and is readily biodegradable.

  • Function: Foaming agent, stabilizer, mildness cleanser, amphoteric surfactant
  • Benefits: Foaming enhancement, excellent stability, biodegradable, ultra mild cleanser, stability across wide range of PH, methanol free
  • End Use: Body wash, baby formulations, shampoo, hand dish


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  • Synonyms
    foamer; foaming agent


Segments Applications
Oilfield Chemicals Drilling | Production

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Surfactants Amphoteric Sultaines

Region of commercial availability

  • North America
  • Latin America

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