Mackam® DAB is a high performance amphoteric surfactant based on vegetable lauric acid. Mackam® DAB exhibits high foaming even in high electrolyte solutions and has excellent lime soap dispersing properties. In cosmetics, Mackam® DAB provides a marked viscosity improvement.

  • Function: Cleansing agent, foaming agent, viscosity agent, amphoteric surfactantt
  • Benefits: Mildness, vscosity
  • End Use: Shampoos, rinses, hard surface cleaners, floor cleaners, bathroom cleaners


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  • Synonyms
    foamer; foaming agent


Segments Applications
Oilfield Chemicals Drilling | Production

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Surfactants Amphoteric Betaines

Region of commercial availability

  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • North America
Not available in Middle East / Africa

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