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This article and videos discuss the recommended pumps for detergents, soaps & surfactants. Similar in requirements, Viking Pumps’ versatility makes them the perfect fit.
March 19, 2021
Viking pumps are used throughout the surfactant, detergent, and soap manufacturing process. Viking pumps are able to handle a wide range of viscosities, have no pulsation, and flow rate can be adjusted easily with a variable frequency drive. Viking Pumps are used in:
moving the raw ingredients such as oils and fats from the railcars to the plant.
saponification and sulfonation processes to move liquids like fatty acids, sulfonic acid, and glycerine.
blending and final packaging of the finished product.
Surfactants reduce the surface tension of the liquid in which they are dissolved. Commonly used in cleaning products to emulsify oils and hold dirt or other particulates in suspension. Also used in chemical processing like ethanol production.