Wetting agents (surfactants) are substances that lower the surface tension of water or other liquid. They have important functions in many practical applications, such as washing processes, ore flotation and dispersing a dry powder. Wetting agents are also used in paints and adhesives.
Wibax’ product WiTREAT is a water-based wetting agent for cotton, containing surfactants. The product consists of readily biodegradable components, which makes it easy on the environment.