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Alkyl Polyglucoside

Molecular Formula: N/A

Formula Weight: 0

ZSpharmac: Alkyl Polyglucoside Supplier

Product Name: Alkyl Polyglucoside
CAS No: 111-42-2
Purity: 99%

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Product Name:Alkyl Polyglucoside
Other Names:Alkylpolyglycoside
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:Light Yellow Aqueous Solution
Provide:Alkyl Polyglucoside MSDS;
Alkyl Polyglucoside COA

What is Alkyl Polyglucoside?

Alkyl glycosides (APG for short) are a brand-new generation of eco-friendly green surfactants with outstanding surface activity, quick and also complete biodegradation, and are harmless to the setting. Compared to various other surfactants, alkyl glycosides have stability, solubility, non-toxicity, very easy biodegradation as well as reduced inflammation to the skin, so they can be used as cleaning agents, different cleansing representatives, pharmaceutical additives and also commercial emulsifiers Wait. Especially when used in cosmetics, it also has excellent enlarging and lathering effects and also less irritation to eye mucous membrane layers. Its purity as well as color appropriate for cosmetics, pharmaceuticals as well as household chemicals.
Alkyl glycosides are non-ionic surfactants, the carbon chain size of the alkyl team is normally C8-12, and also the level of glucose polymerization is about 1.4-1.8. Those with brief carbon chains as well as high polymerized glucose are light yellow liquid remedies; those with high carbon chains and low polyglucose are light yellow paste. It has a fantastic ability to reduce surface area as well as interfacial stress, and also has rich, great as well as secure foaming power and also solid detergency. It is really secure to acid, alkali as well as salt tool, and has great compatibility with anion, cation, non- and also amphoteric surfactants. Biodegradation is rapid as well as total, and also has one-of-a-kind buildings such as sanitation as well as enzyme task renovation.

Properties of Alkyl Glycosides

Physical residential properties and also solubility APG items are mainly made into 50% to 70% aqueous solution. Pure APG is white powder, and the real item is lotion, light yellow to brownish-yellow. Its physical residential properties are carefully pertaining to the alkyl carbon chain used in the synthesis, the kind of sugar, and the degree of polymerization. Its melting point increases with the growth of the carbon chain in the product particle, and also even some high-alkyl glycosides begin to thaw prior to they melt. Disintegrated, suggesting that alkyl glycosides are very easy to decay and also alter shade when warmed. APG is a moisture-absorbing strong, typically soluble in water, even more conveniently soluble in common organic solvents, and displays exceptional compatibility, stability as well as surface task in acid and alkaline services, particularly in energetic solvents with high not natural elements.
Biodegradability The capacity to be deteriorated by bacteria is an important removal mechanism that avoids surfactants from building up to dangerous concentrations in the atmosphere. Alkyl glycosides are manufactured from starch and also its hydrolysis products and fatty alcohols. Alkyl glycosides can be completely biodegraded in nature and also will not develop metabolites that are difficult to biodegrade, thus preventing new contamination to the atmosphere.
Detergency The detergency of surfactants varies with ion kinds, cleaning conditions, and also dust types. Sebum discolorations on polyester/cotton are sensitive to non-ionic cleaning agents. APG has the very same decontamination result as fatty alcohol polyoxyethylene ether sulfate sodium salt (AES), and is far better than direct alkylbenzene sulfonate (LAS), AS and also SAS.
The surface active fatty alcohol alkyl carbon chain supplies a non-polar lipophilic group, so normally the alkyl glycoside with an alkyl carbon chain length greater than 8 carbons has surface area activity and critical micelle focus (CMC), and with the alkyl With the development of the base carbon chain, the surface area stress is substantially decreased, and also the CMC worth is additionally reduced, indicating that its task is substantially boosted. According to literary works records, APG is compared with fatty alcohol polyoxyethylene ether (AEO) and LAS, as well as it is wrapped up that dodecyl alcohol alkyl glycoside has great surface area task.


Applications of Alkyl Glycosides

Presently, alkyl glycosides are most widely made use of in day-to-day chemical industries such as detergents as well as cosmetics.
( 1) Cleaning agents are primarily made up of LAS/AEO or AES in conventional dishwashing detergents, as well as extra poisonous co-solvents require to be contributed to enhance solubility as well as mildness. The formula has strong detergency, but solid degreasing. The LAS/APG mix exhibits an outstanding synergistic impact. The foam is better than a single part, has excellent hard water resistance, is light to the skin, really feels comfy after use, as well as is very easy to rinse without leaving traces. It was just recently reported that APG not just can be utilized as a co-surfactant, however additionally better for the main surface area energetic in dishwashing detergents. In cleaning powder, utilizing APG instead of AEO or part of LAS can significantly enhance mildness, difficult water resistance as well as detergency versus sebum dust while preserving the initial detergency. Utilizing APG instead of AES in fluid cleaning agent can be used to tidy different materials, successfully get rid of mud and oil spots, and at the same time have soft, antistatic and shrink-proof functions, and still have outstanding detergency when used in tough water.
( 2) Cosmetics APG can be saved in a big temperature range for a very long time. At the same time, it has the function of humidifying, which completely meets the efficiency requirements of active ingredients used in cosmetics. In your home and also abroad, APG has actually been made use of as an energetic ingredient to make cosmetics. This brand-new kind of cosmetics shows great skin moisturizing and also skin maintenance properties. Currently, there are still some high quality troubles in the cleaner for human body, one of the most major of which is the harmful materials going beyond the standard, such as Hg, Pb and As, which not only seriously harm the skin as well as hair, however additionally pollute the environment. The brand-new generation of hair shampoo and body clean made with APG as the base agent has solid frothing power, white and delicate foam, has a softening effect on the skin, has no inflammation to the eyes, has no air pollution to the setting, has great hard water resistance, and has excellent maintenance and also Preservation function, especially suitable for preparing high-end commode products. APG has stable performance and reduced deterioration in solid acid, strong antacids as well as high-concentration electrolyte. It can also be utilized as basic cleaning agent, bathroom cleaning agent, glass cleaner, flooring protection product as well as furnishings defense item, etc 

As a food toxicology examination shows, alkyl glycosides can be made use of as emulsifiers, chemicals, foaming representatives, dispersants, wetting representatives, thickeners, defoamers and also demulsifiers, etc, as well as can make food components blend evenly as well as The feature of boosting food taste has broad application potential customers in food processing. Its selections mainly consist of glycerol fatty acid esters, sucrose fat esters and sorbitol fatty acid esters and various other surfactants manufactured from all-natural resources. Alkyl glycosides have the same or comparable buildings as these surfactants. Alkyl glycosides additionally have great hydrophilicity (HLB10-19). Making use of alkyl glycosides as food emulsifiers not just fixes the trouble that my country’s food emulsifiers only have lipophilicity (HLB5-9), but likewise boosts product varieties.

APG has excellent wetting and penetrating residential properties. It is a non-ionic surfactant and is not sensitive to high-concentration electrolytes. Unlike polyoxyethylene-type non-ionic surfactants, APG has no reverse stage cloud factor, so it is suitable for agriculture. application. As a pesticide synergist, APG has the features of biodegradability, no air pollution to crops and land, as well as good hygroscopicity. It is suitable as a pesticide emulsifier and also can adjust soil dampness. It has a substantial collaborating result on herbicides, insecticides as well as fungicides. impact. It can likewise be made use of for nitrogen addiction in dirt, and also C8-C22 APG can likewise be used as a preservative for the preservation of grains, fish as well as meat products and flowers. In the manufacturing of plastic greenhouses for farming, the plastic movie created by including APG as a supporting representative in plastic products can contribute of stability and fire retardancy, as well as the anti-fog effect is especially good.

Because APG has the advantages of high vital micelle concentration, high ultraviolet light passage and also no protein denaturation, APG is made use of in biochemical industry to take part in the refining procedure of cytochrome C, RNA polymerase, rhodopsin as well as fatty acids, and There is still prospective for further application. Biological life science is a “hot subject” for human survival and durability. The above-mentioned APG application includes the usage result of “green” items, which is of far-ranging significance.

Alkyl glucosides have actually been found to reduce water activity as well as change the flow state of shale pore liquids recently, so they were originally made use of as preventions. However, the speculative results reveal that after this material is included in the exploration fluid, the system has the features of some oil-based exploration liquids, such as great lubricity, strong restraint ability, strong anti-pollution capability and also good reservoir defense effect. APG can communicate with various other water-soluble polymers to achieve the most effective fluid loss control impact. Speculative data reveal that APG can widen the temperature level limit range of all-natural polymer drilling fluid, as well as is biodegradable, which is beneficial to environmental management. Therefore, it has a wide application possibility. In tertiary oil recuperation, C12 ~ C16APG substance solution is made use of as the substitute liquid. Speculative observations show that with the rise of the alkyl chain, the variation effect of APG is dramatically improved. Compared to water flooding, the oil recovery can be enhanced.

In the fabric printing and also coloring sector, if the silk fiber is refined to eliminate colloidal protein excessively, the stamina, gloss as well as soft qualities of the silk fiber will certainly be harmed. Including APG can avoid over-refining. Additionally, utilizing Alkyl polyglucoside as the primary part of non-ionic surfactants, adding various ingredients suitably, and creating an eco-friendly as well as eco-friendly three-in-one high-efficiency refining representative without phosphorus and also alkylphenol polyoxyethylene ethers, it can be used for pure Cotton textile effective short-flow pre-treatment process.

Surfactants are made use of in numerous procedures of the papermaking process, such as therapy with alkyl glycosides to improve the sizing agent impact of paper. In addition, because of the increasing shortage of raw fiber raw materials for papermaking worldwide and the increasing recognition of environmental protection, using waste as basic materials for papermaking has actually become an international motion in the last few years. Research. It has actually been reported in the literature that making use of surfactant alkyl glycosides and also other surfactants for intensifying, research laboratory flotation protection deinking application study on waste newspapers, using orthogonal experiments to optimize the ratio, choose the proper deinking formula and also craft.

APG has broad-spectrum antibacterial task, against Gram-negative bacteria, positive microorganisms and fungi, C8 ~ 12APG has anti-bacterial activity, and the task increases with the increase of the variety of alkyl carbon atoms, so it can be used as a sanitary cleaning agent. Alkyl polyglycosides work with Chinese organic medications, as well as utilizing their excellent homes such as good compatibility and also non-irritating to the skin, healthcare and also skin treatment items with antipruritic impacts are prepared, and also a formula with stable appearance and outstanding medical buildings is acquired.

APG is a multifunctional compound and can be directly made use of as a surfactant, however the high expense of alkyl glycosides restricts its use in low-end items. At the same time, several of its homes still need to be boosted, so the hydroxyl task on its sugar unit can be utilized for chemical alteration. In recent times, the study on APG derivatives in your home and also abroad is extremely active. Non-ionic derivatives are primarily adducts of APG and also fatty acid esters, ethers, and also ethylene oxide (EO)/ propylene oxide (PO); anionic by-products are the addition of sulfamic acid and chlorosulfonic acid to APG sulfate can be exchanged APG sulfate to improve the water solubility of APG; amphoteric and also cationic by-products can be responded with propylene cyanide and also hydrogenated to produce 3-aminopropyl APG, such as reacting with salt chloroacetate to get amphoteric by-products, which Cationic by-products can be gotten by quaternization of dimethyl esters, which have the qualities of amphoteric and also cationic surface area task and APG, and also have a wide range of uses.

APG is a commonly made use of environmental-friendly surfactant. It was first related to the experimental research study of red tide biological therapy in the literature. It was discovered that alkyl glycosides had a considerable inhibitory result on the growth of red tide microorganisms within a certain focus range, more boosting the alkyl glycosides. The amount of glycosides can make the algae cells lose their motility, tear and also even dissolve as well as disappear. It can be seen that alkyl glycosides have specific application prospects as algaecides in red tide control.

In building modeling, APG can be utilized as demulsifier, thickener, dispersant and also dustproof agent. On top of that, by compounding them as well as making use of microemulsion technology, they can additionally be put on product scientific research, such as manufacturing nanomaterials as microreactors in the synthesis of nanomaterials.

Synthetic Process of Alkyl Glycosides

The synthesis process of alkyl glycosides is mainly divided into two types: one-step method (direct synthesis method) and two-step method (transglycosidation method).
[direct synthesis method]
Advantages: low equipment requirements, mild reaction conditions, easy control of the production process, and short reaction time.
Disadvantages: The difficulty of the reaction is increased, and a sufficient amount of fatty alcohol must be selected to control the self-polymerization of sugars and reduce the generation rate of alkyl glucosides.
【Transglycosidation method】
Advantages: The compatibility problem between raw materials is better solved, the synthesis is relatively easy to realize, and the reaction time is short; excess fatty alcohol is easy to evaporate.
Disadvantages: The process is more complicated, the production cost is relatively high, and there are often butyl glycosides in the product that are not easy to remove. The quality of the obtained APG product is poor, which also affects the performance of the product to a certain extent.

About That Product:
If you need Alkyl Glycosides as a cosmetic raw material, please contact our service staff directly, we will provide you with high-quality products at the best price.
As an experienced manufacturer and supplier of Alkyl Glycosides, ZSpharmac will provide Alkyl Glycosides raw materials to customers all over the world for a long time.
Over the years, the company has been adhering to the spirit of “integrity management, strict quality control, customer first”, and has won unanimous praise from domestic and foreign customers.

Company Profile and Corporate Culture

Company Profile:

ZhiShang Chemical is owned by ZhiShang Group is a professional new-type chemicals enterprise combined into research and development, production and sales .

The company’s competitive product is pharmaceutical raw materials and intermediates (especially carbohydrate derivatives Series), In recent years, the company has made a major breakthrough in food and feed additives, plant extraction, industrial chemicals industry .

The company insists on the spirit of “sincere management, strict quality control, customer as god” , get consistent high praise from customers at home and abroad.

Corporate Culture:

Help China Chemicals to benefit the happiness of human life
Become the most trusted chemical supplier in the world
Striver – oriented, enrich employees, customer first, deep service, seek development
Be prepared for danger in times of peace, forge ahead actively, unity and cooperation, and be brave to fight

About Us

The production base is located in Zhangqiu chemical industry park and Tai’an high-tech chemical industry park. laboratory and workshop in strict accordance with the GMP standard and the product fit national ISO9001 and ISO2000 standards.

“Zhishang” products are exported to Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa area, so as to establish a long-term and stable cooperation relationship with customer in the world.

Company Info
  • Business Type: Manufacturer
  • Product Range: Cosmetic raw materials
  • Products/Service:Cosmetic raw materials (flavors and fragrances,antioxidant products, moisturizing and hydrating, whitening agents, cosmetic additives)
  • Total Employees: 51~100
  • Capital (Million US $): 10000000RMB
  • Year Established: 2016
Production Capacity
  • No. of Production Lines : 8
  • No. of QC Staff : 5 -10 People
  • OEM Services Provided : yes
  • Factory Size (Sq.meters) : 3,000-5,000 square meters
  • Certificate: ISO9001 , CE , GMP , API , MSDS
  • Factory Location : Diao Town Industry Park, Zhangqiu City, Jinan City, Shandong Province, China.


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We will make samples before mass production, and after sample approved, we’ll begin mass production. Doing 100% inspection during production, then do random inspection before packing.



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Our MOQ is 1kg. But usually we accept less quantity such as 100g on the condition that sample charge is 100% paid.

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Different quantity has different discount.


1. ≤50kg, Express delivery recommended, usually called as DDU service;

2. ≤500kg, Air shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

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