It is a broad spectrum antimicrobial used for various water treatments (particularly in cooling water) and industrial applications.
|PH||6.0 – 8.0|
|Color||Water white to pale yellow|
|Active Content||50.0 ± 2.0|
|Solubility in Water||Soluble in all proportions|
Inhibiting the growth of bacteria and fungi in aqueous paints, adhesives, latex emulsions, and joint cements; preserving wood; preserving cutting oils; controlling slime-producing bacteria and fungi in pulp and paper mills and cooling waters; as a spray or dip treatment for textiles and leather to prevent mold growth; as a component of anti-fouling paints to prevent adherence of fouling organisms; protecting paint films, especially exterior paints, from attack by fungi which occurs during weathering of the paint film; protecting processing equipment from slime deposits during manufacture of cane and beet sugar; preventing microorganism build-up and deposits in air washer or scrubber systems and in industrial fresh water supply systems; controlling microorganism contamination and deposits in oil field drilling fluids and muds, and in secondary petroleum recovery processes; preventing bacterial and fungal growth in paper coating processes which might adversely affect the quality of the paper coating; controlling bacterial and fungal growth and deposits during the manufacture of various specialty boards, e.g., cardboard and particle board; preventing sap stain discoloration on freshly cut wood of various kinds; controlling bacterial and fungal growth in clay and pigment slurries of various types which are manufactured for later use in paper coating and paint manufacturing for example, and which are susceptible to degradation by microorganisms during storage and transport; as a hard surface disinfectant to prevent growth of bacteria and fungi on walls, floors, etc.; and in swimming pools to prevent the growth of algae.
It is generally safe but avoid contact with eyes and prolonged contact with skin. Do not take internally. In case of contact with skin, wash with plenty of water. In case of contact with eyes, flush with water and get prompt medical attention. Gloves and goggles should be used while handling the product.
It is non-flammable, non-combustible. It should be stored under shade. The product should not be exposed to direct sunlight.
It is available in 50Kg Carboys / 210Kg Polydrums