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Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) Market Size, 2028 | Industry Report

Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) Market Size Analysis, Segmentation, Industry Outlook and Forecasts, 2013 - 2028

Report ID: MN17619302  |  Published: November 2018  |  No of Pages: 110
Format: Electronic (PDF)  |  Industry: Chemicals & Materials  |  Publisher: MAResearch

According to the statement issued by the professionals, the global Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) Market is predicted to develop at a higher CAGR by the conclusion of the prediction period. Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate is an anionic surfactant that shows outstanding emulsifying property, solubility, capability of foaming, and ability of wetting. It is broadly utilized in medicinal chemicals, agrochemicals, detergents & cleaners, antimicrobial, and personal care products.

Growing inclination of the customers concerning individual cleanliness and sanitization is one of the essential causes that will take the positive effect on the progress of the market. The administrations of a number of nation-states are organizing numerous awareness drives to stimulate sanitization and cleanliness to curb the presence of prolonged diseases. The demand for the sodium lauryl ether sulfate is growing because of the superior criterion of cleanliness and sanitation. This is largely consumed in Medicinal Substances, Agrochemicals, Detergents & Cleaners, Antimicrobial Chemicals, and Personal Care Products. Such kind of inventiveness will stimulate the market to register a superior CAGR during the forecast.

The advancement of the Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) might probably be deferred owing to the side effects involved with the consumption of the product. Sodium lauryl ether sulfate is famed for triggering the annoyance to skin, lung, and eye and is likely to contain cancer-causing elements let's say 1, 4-dioxane due to the method of manufacturing. Other harmful by-products of the manufacturing method may comprise ethylene oxide. This is also cancer-causing in nature. As specified by the International Agency for Research on Cancer, the F.D.A of the U.S.A and the EPA observe the usage of product in cleaners and personal care goods separately, and this possibly will pack up the market for Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) for the upcoming period.

The inclination toward sulfate-free surfactants such as an alternative to man-made surfactants is growing because they are harmless, maintainable, ecological, and propose better capacity of condensing and foaming to shape viscidness. Furthermore, the use of sulfate-free surfactants is attaining fame globally owing to the increasing application of rigorous ecological guidelines and growing worry over the poisonousness of Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES). This is inspiring the Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) market players to consume sulfate-free surfactants or else coconut oil. Therefore, the growing demand for sulfate-free surfactants is recognized as one of the important developments that will increase grip over the period of forecast and increase development of the market.


The global market for Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) could be categorized by Application and Region. By Application the global market could span Personal Care Products, Detergents & Cleaners, and Others. The subdivision of Detergents & Cleaners application will constitute the maximum share of the market for the duration of the forecast. By Region the categorization of the market could be North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa.

Regional Outlook:

The western European nations have a very high standard of living. The people there are aware about the cleanliness and personal maintenance. This will be the most important instigator to the regional market. The personal care products hold the major share in the European market for Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES). It had generated substantial income in the course of past year. The association of the former communist countries in the European Union marked the significant industrial alteration in the direction of the eastern European nations. This is also inspiring the demand for industrial cleaners and detergents in the region.

During the past year Asia Pacific was accountable for over 33% of the global Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate market. It is estimated to witness the growth with a superior CAGR for the duration of the upcoming years. Emerging nations like India and China, accompanied by developed Japan will cause the overall growth of sodium lauryl ether sulfate. Growing standard of living and increasing power of purchase of the people plus increasing awareness about individual cleanliness will increase the general market for Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) for the upcoming period. Additionally, increasing suburbanization and industrial improvement in the region will also increase the demand for cleaners and detergents.


Leading companies have recognized the fluctuating inclinations of consumers toward cleanliness and hygiene. So the companies have extended their collection of product to create an extensive base of consumers. Additionally, the competitors of the market for Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) emphasize on increasing the amount of research & development actions so as to grow by an exciting diversity of innovative products.

Some of the important companies for Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) Market are Stepan Company, Huntsman International, Dow DuPont, Solvay, Evonik Industries, and BASF. Additional notable companies are: Zhejiang Zanyu Technology, Taiwan NJC Corporation, Godrej Industries, Kao Corporation, Clariant AG, Croda International, Ultra Group, Ho Tung Chemical, Galaxy Surfactants, and The Dow Chemical Company.

Market Segment:

Leading players of Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES) including:
• Solvay
• Evonik Industries
• Croda International
• Huntsman Corporation
• The Dow Chemical Company
• Stepan
• Clariant Corporation
• Galaxy Surfactants
• Kao Corporation
• Godrej Industries
• Ho Tung Chemical
• Taiwan NJC Corporation
• Zhejiang Zanyu Technology
• Ultra Group

Market split by Type, can be divided into:
• Cosmetics Grade
• Chemical Grade

Market split by Application, can be divided into:
• Detergents & Cleaners
• Personal Care Products

Market split by Sales Channel, can be divided into:
• Direct Channel
• Distribution Channel

Market segment by Region/Country including:
• North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)
• Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Russia and Spain etc.)
• Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India, Australia and Southeast Asia etc.)
• South America Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and Chile etc.)
• Middle East & Africa (South Africa, Egypt, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia etc.)

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