Silicone Keeps Laundry Soft and Fresh

  • Author: ChemistryViews.org
  • Published: 22 July 2016
  • Copyright: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
  • Source / Publisher: Evonik
  • Associated Suppliers: Evonik Industries AG, Essen, Germany
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Evonik has developed a silicone derivative that keeps laundry softer and enhances its fresh smell even two weeks after washing. The fabric softener, which is called REWOCARE® GSM 42, is currently being launched. It contains a branched organomodified polysiloxane comprising quaternary ammonium groups.


According to the company, the desired softening and freshness effect can be achieved with less active softener ingredient. REWOCARE® GSM 42 is formulated as a microemulsion and can be added to all popular fabric softeners.


 

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