Nonylphenol Ethoxylate (molecular formula C9H19C6H4(OCH2CH2)nOH) is a surfactant product synthesized by adding one or more ethoxy groups to the Nonylphenol. It is soluble in methanol, Xylene and insoluble in Kerosene. Nonyl phenol ethoxylate. It finds application as surfactant in various personal care products, laundry products and cleaners. In small amount it is also used in some cosmetics, Perfumes and cleaning products. It is used anywhere there is need for increased surface activity.