StarChem, LLC manufactures a wide range of specialty surfactants for many markets and applications. StarSurf Betaines are zwitterions, consisting of both a quaternary ammonium cation and a carboxylate. These compounds offer stability in cationic, anionic, and nonionic solutions for many industrial and consumer applications. StarSurf CAPB is derived from coconut oil and offers lower sensitivity in personal care applications such as hand soaps, shampoos, and emulsifiers for cosmetics. StarSurf CAPB is excellent wetter, viscosity builder, and conditioner.