An Easy Way to a Fast Universal Method for Surfactant Analysis

July 4, 2012
Frank Steiner

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Marc Plante

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Bruce Bailey

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Ian Acworth

The Column

The Column, The Column-07-04-2012, Volume 8, Issue 12
Page Number: 2–9

Surfactants present a real challenge to the analytical chemist as they are a very complex class of chemical compounds.

Surfactants present a real challenge to the analytical chemist as they are a very complex class of chemical compounds. As well as having widespread use in household cleaners, personal care products and cosmetics, they are also found in photochemicals, oil field chemicals, construction materials, adhesives, lubricants, metalworking, mining, pulp and paper and pharmaceutical products.

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