Sodium cocoyl glutamate

Sodium cocoyl glutamate Appearance

Sodium cocoyl glutamate Quick Details

Product name: Sodium cocoyl glutamate

L-Glutamic acid, N-cocoacyl derivs., monosodium salts

CAS No.: 68187-32-6

EINECS: 269-087-2

Molecular formula: C5H8NNaO4

Chemical structure:     Sodium cocoyl glutamate

Molecular Weight:169.11259

Definition:Sodium cocoyl glutamate is colorless to pale yellow liquid amino acid surfactant formed by condensation of natural fatty acids with glutamic acid amino acid salts.

Sodium cocoyl glutamate Typical Properties


Specification 1

Specification 2

Appearance Colorless or Light Yellow Liquid Colorless or Light Yellow Liquid
Odor Odorless Odorless
Active Substance Content 28.0~30.0 24.0~26.0
pH,25℃,10% aq.solution 8.5~10.5 6.0~7.0
Sodium Chloride Content(%) ≤1.0 ≤ 1.0
Transmittance(%) ≥90 ≥90
Hazen Color ≤50 ≤50
Heavy Metals(PPM) ≤10.0 ≤10
As2O3 (PPM) ≤2.0 ≤2.0



Specification 3

Appearance White or almost white powder
Assay(%) >95
Sodium Chloride(%) /
Water(%) <5.0
PH Value 5.0-6.0
Heavy Metal(ppm) /
Arsenic (ppm) /
Nitrogen Content(%) /
Potassium chloride(%) ≤0.5


Sodium cocoyl glutamate Application

Potassium Cocoyl Glycinate is widely used in toiletries including Baby care products, facial cleanser, shower gel, cleansing gel, foaming cleanser, shampoo,oral products,etc.

Performance characteristics

1. The amount of foam is large and the irritation is small;

2. Sodium cocoyl glutamate has a natural coconut oil flavor;

3. Significantly reduce the degreasepower of the soap base;

4. Improve the foam form of the soap base and the tightness after washing.

Recommended dosage

Main surfactant: 8%-30% (active content)

Co-surfactant: 1%-6% (active content)

Oral care products: 1%-3% (active content)

Sodium cocoyl glutamate Packaging and Shipping 

Liquid: 200kg/Plastic Drum;

Powder: 25kg/fiber drum.

Sodium cocoyl glutamate Storage

Store in a closed ventilated place.Shelf life:one year.