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About Us / Ecological Surfactants, LLC History: EcoLogical Surfactants, LLC (ELS) is a leading manufacturer of soap berry and saponin based surfactants. ELS? flagship ingredient is - Berry Saponin ConcentrateTM (BSC); made from wild harvested soap berry fruit from Sapindus mukorossi trees.BSC is a natural, non-ionic surfactant, with moderate foaming properties. BSC is amphiphillic in nature, and has an HLB of 14 ? 15. Surfactants are a critical component in nearly every personal and home care product. Surfactants provide cleansing, foaming, dispersing, emulsification, wetting, and conditioning functions in finished products. Our organic and natural surfactant can be combined with lower HLB products creating synergistic properties to solve numerous formulation challenges.BSC is a functional, versatile, and affordable, saponin rich ingredient that can be used in a wide array of personal care and household cleaning applications, such as: shampoo, conditioner, body wash, facial cleanser, lotion, sunscreen, laundry products, glass cleaner, general purposes cleaner, stain removers, dish washing detergent, and carpet cleaner.