The dispersion is obtained by initially (i) reacting at least one compound (A) comprising non-ionic compounds having a hydrophilic-lipophilic balance (HLB)-value of less than 12 and at least two oxirane groups per molecule with at least one compound (B) comprising non ionic compounds having a HLB-value of 12-20 and at least hydrogen-acid group per molecule, optionally in the presence of a catalyst, where the compounds (A) and (B) are in an equivalent ratio of 1.
What does HLB stand for?
HLB stands for Hydrophilic-Lipophilic Balance
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We have 42 other meanings of HLB in our Acronym Attic
- Here's Looking At You Kid
- Harder Logistik Beratung (German: Harder Logistics Consultancy)
- Hardware Load Balancer
- Harvest Land Base
- Heritage Land Bank (Alaska)
- HL Bourgeois High School (Gray, LA)
- Hong Leong Bank
- Horton Lees Brogden Lighting Design (company with studios in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Boston)
- Hotels Licensing Board (Singapore)
- Huanglongbing (citrus disease)
- High-Level Bus Analyzer
- Hastings Lake Bible Camp (Canada)
- High Level Business Case (various organizations)
- Hispanic Latino Business Council (Louisville, KY)
- Hunsinger Lane Baptist Church (Louisville, KY)
- Hamstring/low Back Flexibility
- Human Lymphoblastoid Alpha Interferon (immunology)
- High Level Batch Language
- Home Loan Bank of New York
- Home Listed by Owner
Samples in periodicals archive:
Sodium stearoyl-2-lactylate is an emulsifier with a very high hydrophilic-lipophilic balance.
4) The Importance of HLB Hydrophilic-Lipophilic Balance (HLB) of surfactants determines the outcome of the mixture of water-surfactant-oil in a ternary phase diagram.