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Rhodacal® A 246 PF

Preservative free emulsifier and cleansing agent

Rhodacal® A 246 PF is a high performing primary surfactant used in Body and Face wash which exhibits excellent foam characteristics. It is commonly used as a replacement for SLES and is absent of 1, 4 Dioxane concerns. 

Solvay is also releasing a new product later this year, Rhodacal® A 246 LC, which will employ an even lower color spec for clear or color sensitive formulations.




  • INCI: Sodium Olefin Sulfonate
  • Clear to slightly hazy liquid
  • Color: 150 max (Klett 5% active)
  • pH range: 10.5-11.5



  • Face & body cleansers
  • Shampoos
  • Bubble Bath
  • Liquid Hand Soap


Rhodacal® A 246 PF Formulation Benefits:

  • High quality foaming properties
  • Easily incorporated
  • Excellent detergency
  • Sulfate free alternative
  • Preservative free

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