AlphaPlus® 1-Octadecene

AlphaPlus® 1-Octadecene is a normal alpha olefin (C18), featuring highly accessible terminal double bonds, that is an ideal material for manufacturing numerous products. Applications include: maleic anhydride copolymers; intermediate for producing alpha olefin sulfonate (AOS) surfactants; alkyl aromatics; alkyl dimethyl amines (ADMA); lube oil additives; metalworking fluids; epoxides.


  • Normal Alpha Olefin (NAO)


  • Alpha Olefin Sulfonate
  • Chemical Intermediate
  • Detergent
  • Fragrance
  • Surfactant


Market Segments:

  • Household
  • Industrial
  • Institutional
  • Metalworking Fluid
  • Personal Care
  • Plastics


  • Household Cleaners and Degreasers
  • Industrial Cleaners and Degreasers
  • Institutional Cleaners and Degreasers
  • Metalworking Fluid - Other
  • Personal Care
  • Plastics