phone
Email

Tall Oil Fatty Acid Imidazolines

Tall Oil Fatty Acid Imidazolines

Straight-chain fatty acids with C16 and C18 chain lengths make up tall oil fatty acids. Unsaturated fatty acids including oleic acid and linoleic acid, as well as a minor amount of saturated palmitic acid, stearic acid, and rosin acid, are the primary components. It comes from the distillation and separation of crude tall oil, which is a particularly rich supply. A surfactant of the imidazoline class has outstanding application performance. When combined with practically any other form of surfactant, it can generate a good synergistic effect. It is utilized in everyday chemical industry, metal corrosion inhibition, petroleum extraction, textile, printing and dyeing, and other applications. The field has a wide range of applications.

Tall Oil Fatty Acid Imidazolines

Long-carbon straight-chain fatty acids make up the majority of tall oil fatty acids. The viscosity of imidazoline compounds produced with it will be higher. The significant demands placed on the product process by the intricacy of tall oil fatty acids. Alfa Chemistry can customize tall oil fatty acid imidazolines surfactant products for customers based on years of expertise working with surfactant firms.

Tall Oil Fatty Acid Imidazolines Product Portfolio

Alfa Chemistry can customize tall oil fatty acid imidazolines surfactant products for customers based on years of expertise working with surfactant firms. Please learn more about the following product case!

AC OC200 is a 1:1 tall oil fatty acid imidazoline with a high closed ring/imidazoline content that can be employed as the primary ingredient in corrosion inhibitor formulations. This ingredient is found in a variety of corrosion inhibitor compositions. The following are some of its most important characteristics:

  • High content of imidazoline
  • Low pour point/product cloud point
  • Excellent corrosion protection
  • Effective emulsifier for water-in-oil emulsions

Its uses include:

  • Formulation of a wide range of corrosion inhibition systems
  • Oil-based drilling mud emulsifier

Specification

Appearance @ 25°C Amber to brown liquid
Total alkalinity mg KOH/g 75 - 120
Tertiary amine mg KOH/g >40

Typical Properties

Composition2:1 Tall Oil Fatty acid DETA Imidazoline
Imidazoline cyclisation %50 %
OdourCharacteristic
Viscosity at 25°C (centistokes)650
pH (1% aqueous)10.5
Specific gravity at 20°C0.93
Solubility in waterInsoluble
Pour point<0°C
Flash point closed cup>175°C

For more information, please contact our team of experts.

PAGE TOP