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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