High performance non ionic product with high degree of degreasing capacity and wetting ability based on selected fatty alcohol ethoxylates.

pH ( 10% solution)
6.0 - 8.0

Clear, Colourless liquid.

Ionic nature
Non ionic

Compatibility and solubility
Readily soluble in cold and warm water. Compatible with all types of synthetic tanning agents, dyes, auxiliaries and other anionic , cationic & non-ionic products

Balchem SOC is designed to use for all kind of hides and skins at any pH. It reduces surface tension of water & produces excellent wetting effect and develops good emulsifying capacity for hides and skins having heavy fat.
Recommended usage


  • Soaking                          0.5 - 0.75 %
  • Liming                            0.5 - 0.75 %
  • Bating & Degreasing     1.5 - 3.5   %
  • Rechroming                   2.0 - 4.0  %

Imparts following properties

  • Removes natural fat and dirt
  • Free from solvent, APEO &NPEO
  • Removes fat spew problem by reducing free fatty acid content in leather
  • Facilitate the penetration of tanning and post tanning chemicals

A non hazardous,industrial chemical, should be handled with normal care. Any contact with the eyes and / or spillage on skin should be washed thoroughly with running water.

This product has 12 months shelf life when stored in original packing in sealed condition at ambient temperature. Protect from moisture and sun light. 


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