DeFOREST Enterprises, Inc. offers a diversified and comprehensive line of specialty surfactants for a variety of industries. Our unique and multifunctional specialties are used in many intermediate and end-use applications in the industrial, institutional, and consumer markets.
Our company remains committed to product innovation and developing unique products and solutions that are driven by our customer’s changing needs. Our product line includes a variety of environmentally sensitive products that are readily biodegradable, have low toxicity, and are well-suited for use in eco-friendly products.
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Versatile amphoterics including sodium lauriminodipropionate, sodium octyliminodipropionate, and others.
A variety of mixed amine & amine-free carboxylates, phosphate esters, borates, and acid corrosion inhibitors.
Specialty emulsifiers based on ethoxylated nonionic and anionic chemistries.
A selection of multifunctional hydrotropes including anionics, amphoterics, and phosphate esters.
Surfactants for gelling sodium hypochlorite, hydrogen peroxide or acids, multifunctional low foam alkaline and acid stable surfactants, and much more.
Carboxylates, phosphate esters, and emulsifiers.
A unique and interesting series of alkoxylated alcohols.
Multifunctional esters for use in metalworking, metal cleaning, oilfield, and industrial cleaning applications.
Low foaming, acid & alkaline stable surfactants, each with multiple, unique properties.
Catalog, Bulletins & Formulations:
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