Acusol® is a cleaning agent that can also be found in laundry and dish washing detergents. It removes dirt and soils by lifting them from the surface they’ve stuck to. It is also used as is a thickener that makes a product stick to a surface, such as clothing or a countertop, to allow the cleaning agents (surfactants) to work. It makes the product less runny. Acusol® is a trademark of Rohm and Haas Company, which is responsible for its contents.