Triton™ X-100 Surfact-Amps™ Detergent Solution



Thermo Scientific Triton X-100 Surfact-Amps Detergent Solution is a highly-purified Triton™ X-100 detergent stabilized as a 10% solution in variable sizes packaged under nitrogen in 10 mL glass ampules or three sizes of non-leaching HDPE bottles, ensuring their stability and eliminating the accumulation of peroxides and degradation products.

Features of Triton X-100 Surfact-Amps Detergent Solution:


  • Triton X-100—a nonionic detergent for use in various protein methods
  • Accurate—precise 10% detergent solution in ultrapure water
  • Easy-to-use—solution is simple to dispense and dilute for use
  • Exceptionally pure—less than 1.0µeq/mL peroxides and carbonyls
  • Stable—packaged under inert nitrogen gas in glass ampules or HDPE bottles

  • Specifications for Triton X-100 Surfact-Amps Detergent Solution:
  • Visual: Clear to slightly hazy, colorless solution, free of particulate matter.
  • Concentration: 10.0±1.0%
  • Oxidants: ≤1.0µeq/mL
  • Carbonyls: ≤1.0µeq/mL
  • Suspended Solids: Residue present must not exceed Residue Reference.

  • Properties of Triton X-100:
  • Molecular Weight: 647g
  • Detergent Class: Nonionic polyoxyethylene surfactant
  • Aggregation Number: 140
  • Micelle Molecular Weight: 90,000g
  • Critical Micelle Concentration (CMC): 0.24 mM (0.155%, w/v)
  • Cloud Point: 64°C
  • Dialyzable: No

Triton X-100 is most frequently used as a component of cell lysis buffers or other solutions intended to extract and solubilize proteins.

Related Products:
Surfact-Amps™ Detergent Sampler





Product Line:

Surfact-Amps™, Triton™

Product Size:

50 mL

Reagent Type:

Detergent Solution