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Chemical Economics Handbook

Detergent Alcohols

Table of Contents

Summary
Producers
Capacity
Production
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Consumption by Derivative
Consumption by End Use
Trade
Imports
Exports
Introduction
Regional Breakdown
Definition
Business Drivers
Manufacturing Processes
Conversion of Natural Fats and Oils
Reduction of Methyl Esters
Reduction of Fatty Acids
Saponification of Esters
Synthesis from Petroleum-Derived Raw Materials
Oxo (Hydroformylation) Reaction
Linear Primary Alcohols from Ethylene
Alfol(r) Alcohol Process
Controlled Linear Chain-Growth Process
Linear Secondary Alcohols by Paraffin Oxidation
Other Routes
Conversion to Major Derivatives
Alcohol Ethoxylates
Alcohol Sulfates and Alcohol Ether Sulfates
Polymethacrylate Esters
Fatty Nitrogen Derivatives
Alkyl Glyceryl Ether Sulfonates
Alkyl Polyglucosides
Environmental Issues and Regulations
REACH
Detergents Regulation
Supply and Demand by Region
North America
Producing Companies
Production
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Alcohol Ethoxylates
Alcohol Sulfates and Ether Sulfates
Laundry detergents
Dishwashing liquids
Other household cleaners
Industrial, institutional and commercial uses
Personal care products
Free Alcohols
C12-C18 fraction
C20+ fraction
Polymethacrylate Esters
Fatty Nitrogen Derivatives
Alkyl Glyceryl Ether Sulfonates
Alkyl Polyglucosides
Other Derivatives
Hindered phenols
Thiodipropionate esters
Ethoxylated and propoxylated alcohols
Alcohol phosphates and ether phosphates
Esters of fatty acids
Alcohol phosphites
Price
Trade
Imports
Exports
Central and South America
Producing Companies
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Trade
Imports
Exports
Western Europe
Producing Companies
Production
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Alcohol Ethoxylates and Alcohol Ether Sulfates
Alcohol Sulfates
Free and C20+ Alcohols
Polymethacrylate Esters
Fatty Nitrogen Derivatives
Alkyl Polyglucosides
Other Derivatives
Esters of fatty acids and succinates
Thiodipropionate esters
Price
Trade
Imports
Exports
Central Europe
Producing Companies
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Trade
Imports
Exports
Eastern Europe
Producing Companies
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Trade
Middle East
Producing Companies
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Trade
Africa
Producing Companies
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Trade
Imports
Exports
South Asia
Producing Companies
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Trade
Imports
Exports
Japan
Producing Companies
Production
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Alcohol Ethoxylates
Alcohol Ether Sulfates
Alcohol Sulfates
Free and C20+ Alcohols
Fatty Nitrogen Derivatives
Other Derivatives
Price
Trade
Imports
Exports
China
Producing Companies
Production
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Price
Trade
Imports
Exports
Other Northeast Asia
Producing Companies
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Trade
Imports
Exports
Southeast Asia
Producing Companies
Salient Statistics
Consumption
Price
Trade
Imports
Exports
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