Sodium Xylene Sulfonate


1300 – 72 – 7

Molecular Formula‎



Sodium Xylene Sulphonate, Sodium salt of Xylene Sulfonic acid, Sodium salt of low xylene sulfonic acid, Dimethylbenzenesulfonic acid sodium salt, Xylenesulfonic acid sodium salt


  • Sodium Xylene Sulfonate 40% (SXS40%) - liquid
  • Sodium Xylene Sulfonate 90% (SXS90%) - powder


  • Excellent Hydrotrope, Solubilizer, Coupling agent, Processing aid, Solvent, Additive, Surfactant, Stabilizer, Dispersant, Viscous reducer, Antiblocking agent, Anticaking agent, Clariant, Wetting agent, Fungicide, Thickener, Emulsifier, Cleansing agent


  • Use as Hydrotrope, solubilizer, coupling agent, processing aid, solvent in heavy-duty detergents, shampoos, conditioners, degreasing compounds, printing pastes.
  • Use as thickening agent in shampoos.
  • Use as surfactant in cosmetics, shampoos and personal care products.
  • Use as stabilizer, dispersant, viscous reducer, antiblocking agent, anticaking agent in powder products.
  • Surface cleaners, dishwashing detergents, liquid soaps, hand wash.
  • Used to extract pentosans and lignin in paper industry.
  • Additive for glues in leather industry.
  • Use as fungicide in pesticides.
  • Use in food packaging adhesives.


  • 240 kg drum / 1000 kg totes - liquid
  • 15 kg bag - powder
  • Custom on request

Storage & Handling

Normal safety precautions (i.e. gloves and safety goggles) should be employed when handling Sodium Xylene Sulfonate. Contact with the eyes and prolonged contact with the skin should be avoided. Wash thoroughly after handling material.

Sodium Xylene Sulfonate should be stored in closed containers and kept in a cool, dry place.

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