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Span™ 85
Span 85 is a NSF registered HX-1 ingredient. It is biodegradable meaning it can be used in environmentally sensitive application areas.
Span 85

Product details


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  • Oil production chemicals
  • Fuel additives - Automotive


  • Esters - Sorbitan ester

Feature and benefits

  • Biodegradable
  • Effective at low treat rates
  • Longer life, increased productivity
  • Reduced impact on limited natural resources
  • Suitable for use in the food manufacturing industry

Physical form

  • Liquid


  • Passenger cars (ICE & hybrid)
  • Heavy duty vehicles - Off road
  • Heavy duty vehicles - On road
  • Oilfield


  • Emulsifiers
  • Surfactants
  • Wetting agents

Global Inventory Compliance

  • NSF HX-1 (FDA Approved)


Property Units Value
Density at 25°C g cm⁻³ Login
Flash point °C Login
HLB value Login
Renewable content % 100

Product brochures & guides

Category: Data sheet

Title: Span 85

Span 85 is a low HLB surfactant, which can be used in the formulation of water-in-diesel fuels when used in combination with high HLB surfactants. Span 85 is an NSF registered HX-1 ingredient.

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