Stepan Company

ALPHA-STEP® HWC is a mild liquid wash concentrate that can be used in shampoos, body washes, facial washes, and hand washes. It is suitable for both pump (no stringing) and foamer (low viscosity) applicators, from economy to premium. Advantages include excellent skin after-feel and creamy, stable foam. It has an appearance of a clear liquid and is biodegradable.



Stepan Company manufactures anionic surfactants and cationic, nonionic, anionic and amphoteric surfactants and surfactant blends for Personal Care and Cosmetics. Products include sodium methyl 2-sulfolaurate, disodium 2-sulfolaurate, sodium lauryl sufloacetate, disodium laureth sulfosuccinate, cetyl betaine, lauryl lactyl lactate, glyceryl caprylate, caprate, sodium lauroyl and more.

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1-Propanaminium, 3-amino-N-(carboxymethyl)-N,N-dimethyl-, N-coco acyl derivatives, hydroxides, inner salts (61789-40-0) Log in
Dodecanamide, N-(2-hydroxyethyl)- (142-78-9) Log in
Fatty acids, C12-18, methyl esters, sulfonated, sodium salts (149458-07-1) Log in
Polyoxyethylene distearate (9005-08-7) Log in
Water (7732-18-5) Log in
1-Hexadecanaminium, N,N,N-trimethyl-, chloride (112-02-7) Log in
Acetaldehyde (75-07-0) Log in
Methyl alcohol (67-56-1) Log in
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