Chemical characteristics

Blend of selected ethoxylates for moderate degreasing & wetting

pH ( 10% solution)
6.0 - 8.0

Colourless liquid.

Ionic nature
Non ionic

Compatibility and solubility
Balchem HF is compatible with all types of synthetic tanning agents, dyes, auxiliaries. It is readily soluble in water.

Balchem HF reduces the surface tension of water and thus developes a good emulsifying effect. It has a excellent emulsifying capacity for natural dissolves natural fat and dirt. It reduces the effluent problems because of its solvent free nature.

Balchem HF can be used in all process of the leather processing for degreasing and removing dirt.The recommended usage in different stages are
• Soaking 0.5- 0.8 % (% on raw hide weight)
• Liming 0.5- 0.8 %. (% on raw hide weight)
• Bating and Degreasing 0.2 - 0.3 % (% on limed pelt)
• Degreasing 0.6 - 1.5 % (% on pickle weight)

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 in 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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