Span 20 is a biodegradable surfactant based on a natural fatty acid (lauric acid) and the sugar alcohol sorbitol. This sorbitan ester is highly effective at forming O/W emulsions, particularly when used in combination with its polyethoxylated derivative, Tween 20.
Croda is a world leader in providing natural specialty ingredients for household, Industrial/Institutional and non-wovens products. Their environmentally friendly product portfolio includes anionic surfactants, emulsifiers, emollients, and lubricants. These products offer benefits from advanced rheology control, fragrance management, powerful wetting, dispersing and foaming performance, to gentle cleaning and skin mildness.