Soaps & Detergents


We produce bio-based materials used as surfactants, co-emulsifiers, hydrotropes and solvents for soaps and detergents used in an array of industries. Ingevity’s products fit across a wide range of cleaner chemistries, including waterless cleaners, all-purpose, degreasers and hard surface cleaners.

Ingevity offers a wide array of products designed for soaps and detergent applications including:

  • Altapyne® tall oil fatty acid (TOFA) products are used as a building block for various surfactants
  • Altapur® high-performing hydrotropes keep your toughest formulations together
  • TOFA-based esters are used as bio-based solvents in various cleaning formulations
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