Chembetaine™ LEC surfactant

INCI Name: Lauramidopropyl Betaine

Chembetaine™ LEC surfactant is a high purity, low color and low odor surfactant exhibiting excellent foam and viscosity building characteristics. It synergistically exhibits mildness and is recommended for use in shampoos, facial cleaners, bubble baths and bath/shower gels.  It is stable over a wide pH range and has exceptional clarity. Chembetaine™ LEC also has the potential to reduce irritation.


  • 100% coconut derived
  • Compatible with anionic, nonionic and amphoteric surfactants
  • Glycerin free
  • Mild surfactant, providing excellent foaming and viscosity-building properties for body washes, shampoos, bubble baths, liquid soaps and mild cleansers
  • No added preservative
  • Provides exceptional clarity
  • Reduces irritation when formulated with anionic surfactants


  • Hand Soap
  • Shampoo

Primary Functions

  • Thickener