Sodium Dioctyl, Sulfosuccinate. A powerful, anionic wetting agent with excellent wetting, solubilizing and emulsifying action plus the ability to lower interfacial tension.
Use in dilute solutions for removing end sheets, bookplates and for removing paper and glue from spines.
Can be added to detergent mixtures and solvents for cleaning paintings and laboratory cleaning operations. When added to water soluble pastes, increases their penetration and adhesion. Applicable as a dry cleaning detergent and an emulsifier for waxes and oils.
Aerosol OT contains 75% active ingredient: the remainder is water and approximately 5% of a lower alcohol to provide fluidity.