50% SOLUTION OF Benzalkonium Chloride (BKC) (ALKYL DIMETHYL BENZYL AMMONIUM CHLORIDE)
Benzalkonium Chloride (BKC) is a safe, rapid acting Bactericide, Algaecide and Fungicide. Widely used as a combination sanitizer-disinfectant for the Hospital, Livestock and Personal Hygiene sectors / Sugar and water treatment etc.
Oil & Gas
Pipeline corrosion inhibitor. Prevents formation of sulphurous gases. De-emulsifier/sludge breaker for enhanced oil extraction.
Manufacture of Detergent-Sanitizers
Benzalkonium Chloride (BKC) safely incorporates both Microbicidal & Detergency Properties into Products for Soil Penetration & Disinfection, which makes it ideal for Formulation of Hygiene Products for Personal Hygiene, Hospital, Livestock and Food & Dairy use. Benzalkonium Chloride has powerful potentiating activity in combination with other anti-microbial agents.
Pharmaceuticals & Cosmetics
Safety Factor of Benzalkonium Chloride (BKC) leads to use in Various Topical and Ocular Products as a Preservative and to optimize Emolliency and Substantivity
Food & Beverage Industry
On account of its non-toxic, non-corrosive, non-tainting, non-staining characteristics, Benzalkonium Chloride (BKC) is widely used in the Formulation of Cleaner-Sanitizers for:
• Dairy Industry
• Slaughter Houses
• Bottling Plants
• Catering Industry
• Food Storage Tanks
• Milk Storage Tanks
• Cold Storage plants
Polymer & Coatings
Used as an Anti-Static, Emulsifier & Preservative in the Coatings Industry (Paints, Wood Treatment, Electronics, etc.)
As Precipitant, Phase Transfer Catalyst, Emulsifier/De-Emulsifier, etc.
Used in Water & Effluent Treatment Formulations and Algaecides for Swimming Pools
Benzalkonium Chloride (BKC) reduces the requirement of harmful Antibiotics in Aquaculture through improved hygiene. Used for Water Treatment, General Site Disinfection, Fish Parasite Removal, Prevention of Infectious Disease In Fish & Shellfish.
Global environmental concern has led to increasing replacement of chlorinated biocides with safer, biodegradable Benzalkonium Chloride in Wood Protection. Benzalkonium displays excellent fungicidal and algaecidal properties, and is highly effective against other organisms particularly in combination formulations.
Pulp & Paper Industry
Used as a General Microbicide for Slime Control & Odor Management, and improves Paper Handling (Imparts Strength & Antistatic properties)
Used as Moth Repellents, Permanent Retarders in Dyeing of Acrylic Fibers with Cationic Dyestuffs.
It inhibits growth of Mould & Mildew on Hides. Facilitates Leather Softening, Wetting & Dyeing.
Horticulture & Household
It is highly effective against Mould, Mildew, Moss, Fungi & Algae and is used for cleaning and preparation of all types of Surfaces: Greenhouses, Roofing, Paths, Wooden decking, Sheds, Masonry